EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

One of the keys to surviving a disaster, either man-made or natural, is preparation. The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency, 645 New London Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920, has information and resources to help seniors and adults with disabilities prepare for natural or man-made disaster situations.
946-9996.............................................................................www.riema.ri.gov

The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency and the Rhode Island Department of Health urge anyone with a chronic disability, health condition, limited mobility, or special health care need(s) to enroll in the Rhode Island Special Needs Emergency Registry. The registry was developed to make sure that there is a system to identify Rhode Islanders who require special assistance during emergencies.
Rhode Island Department of Health:
222-4783………………………….711 (Relay RI)…………..www.health.ri.gov
Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency:
946-9996.............................................................................www.riema.ri.gov