Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness

TCCMO is committed to supporting our tri-county catchment area of Hunterdon, Somerset and Warren Counties with resources to utilize to prepare for emergencies, as well as to respond to emergencies.  Here you will find helpful links to county, state and federal preparedness resources as well as emergency responses to natural disasters and crisis.  

National Preparedness Month  is an observance each September to raise awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time. 

September 15, 2022

NJ Special Needs Registry

New Jersey’s Special Needs Registry for Disasters” allows New Jersey residents with disabilities or access and functional needs and their families, friends, caregivers and associates an opportunity to provide information to emergency response agencies so emergency responders can better plan to serve them in a disaster or other emergency.

Managing the Emotional Consequences of Storms and Flooding

Understanding the Impact and Strategies for Coping with Weather Emergencies:  This brochure addresses the impact of storms and flooding, as well as strategies for coping. Remember that you don’t have to go it alone! There are several services listed on this brochure that can assist you in managing the emotional consequences of these events.

September 20, 2021  

FEMA's New Jersey Remnants of Hurricane Ida 4614

Quick links provided for Multilingual support

Recovery Resources:  State Local and National

Connect with social media communications

24/7 Counseling:  Disaster Distress Helpline

Help for Individuals & Families

How to Help

September 20, 2021  

211 Tropical Storm Ida Resources

NJ 211 plays an essential role in emergency response and recovery in our state. When disaster strikes we devote ourselves to communicating to the public recovery resources as they become available and also relaying information to state partners regarding the needs people are expressing in response to the storm. 

September 20, 2021  

NJ's Tropical Storm Ida Information and Resources

NJ has secured a major disaster declaration from FEMA for Bergen, Essex, Gloucester, Hudson, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, and Union counties.  The link provides assistance to register for FEMA disaster assistance as well as to report damage to NJOEM.  

September 20, 2021  

Hunterdon County's Tropical Storm Ida Resource Link

Hunterdon County offers up to date information regarding FEMA, Road Closures Information, Debris Removal, Community Resources and Reporting Storm Damage information, as well as contact information.

September 20, 2021  

Somerset County Ida Disaster Recovery Resources

Multi-Agency Resource Center, Disaster Recovery Offices, Government Support, Disaster Relief, Housing Assistance, Transportation, Insurance, Utilities, Legal Services, Food Banks

September 20, 2021  

Warren County's Department of Public Safety

Warren County's Department of Public Safety's newly designed website is a valuable resource and tool for First Responders in Warren County as well as the general public. Its also allows the Department of Public Safety and all its divisions to better communicate, share, and interact with its partners in the emergency services community.