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Emergency Management

This office works to minimize the effects of major emergencies and disasters on the community.

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Learn about preparedness and response volunteer opportunities

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) - CERT volunteers train and prepare to safely respond to disasters in the communities where they live.

Medical Reserve Corps - Licensed health and medical professionals and other volunteers respond to public health emergencies and improve community health and safety.

Washington County Amateur Radio Emergency Services - Washington County ARES volunteers provide essential communications services in disasters.

Map Your Neighborhood - Work with your neighbors to build resilience and get prepared for disasters.


Emergency Management

1400 SW Walnut Street, Suite 241, MS 30
Hillsboro, Oregon 97123


National Preparedness Month Week 3 - Keep Your Home and Property Safe

This week, for National Preparedness Month, we're focused on preparing your home and property for disaster.

National Preparedness Month Week 2 - Small Disasters, Big Impact

This week we're focusing on how to prepare for smaller natural disasters like heat waves and wildfires. These occur more often in our area. By preparing for these, you can become more prepared for Cascadia as well.