Hurricane information for the local and surrounding
population of Palm Beach County Residence.
Today, in addition to domestic disaster relief, the
American Red Cross offers compassionate services in
five other areas: community services that help the
needy; support and comfort for military members and
their families; the collection, processing and
distribution of lifesaving blood and blood products;
educational programs that promote health and safety;
and international relief and development programs.
NOAA is an agency that
enriches life through science. Our reach goes from
the surface of the sun to the depths of the ocean
floor as we work to keep citizens informed of the
changing environment around them.
PBCGOV Division of
Emergency Management -
The voter-approved Palm Beach County Home Rule
Charter became effective in 1985. True Home Rule
gives the Board of County Commissioners the ability
to create, through a local public hearing ordinance
procedure, local laws that are not in conflict with
or specifically prohibited by state general law or
the Florida Constitution. This process is done
without having to go to the Florida Legislature to
request special legislation to create these laws.
U.S. Department of
Homeland Security -
The Department of Homeland Security has a vital
mission: to secure the nation from the many threats
we face. This requires the dedication of more than
240,000 employees in jobs that range from aviation
and border security to emergency response, from
cyber security analyst to chemical facility
inspector. Our duties are wide-ranging, but our goal
is clear - keeping America safe.
U.S. Department of
Health & Human Services -
The Department of
Health and Human Services (HHS) is the United States
government’s principal agency for protecting the
health of all Americans and providing essential
human services, especially for those who are least
able to help themselves.
Association of Poison Control Centers -
Association of Poison Control Centers is a
non-profit, national organization founded in 1958
that represents the poison control centers of the
United States and the interests of poison prevention
and treatment of poisoning.
Centers for Disease
The CDC is one of the
major operating components of the Department of
Health and Human Services. CDC's Mission is to
collaborate to create the expertise, information,
and tools that people and communities need to
protect their health – through health promotion,
prevention of disease, injury and disability, and
preparedness for new health threats.
The mission of the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is to
engage volunteers to strengthen public health,
emergency response and community resiliency.
of Emergency Management -
Mission - Working together to ensure that
Florida is prepared to respond to emergencies,
recover from them, and mitigate against their