READY NEW YORK is an initiative of the NYC Office of Emergency Management.  Being prepared for any emergency is as simple as planning ahead. Make sure everyone in your home works together to:

1) make a plan,

2) gather emergency supplies,

3) understand the hazards they may face.

For information from Ready New York on how your household can take control in an emergency, visit  

READY.GOV is a New York State emergency preparedness program that offers a wealth of information on preparing for an emergency.

NOTIFY NYC is a dedicated emergency notification system operating out of the Office of the Emergency Management (OEM). OEM is constantly monitoring emergency activity in New York City and the metropolitan area. Sign up to receive up to nine types of alerts on your iPhone or Android. Enroll here.