Manchester, Connecticut

Emergency Preparedness

Manchester Emergency Management is responsible for maintaining a local emergency plan which maximizes survival of people, prevents and/or minimizes injuries, and preserves property and resources in Manchester by making use of all available manpower, equipment, and other resources in the event of a natural, man-made, or national security emergency/disaster. The emergency plan also provides for direction, and control and the continuity of government in disaster situations.

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DPH - Office of Public Health Preparedness

Connecticut Department of Emergency Management and Homeland Security

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)


U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Homeland Security Newswire

National Weather Service

Ready.Gov (make a kit, make a plan, be informed)

American Red Cross in Connecticut

CL&P Outage Reports

Emergency Prepareness in Schools

Disaster Preparedness Essentials - Angie's List

Disaster Preparedness for Seniors and Caregivers

Nurse's Guide to First Aid and Disaster Preparedness