All Hazards Planning and Resources

Know what hazards and disasters could affect our area.  Make sure you know what to do to Make a Plan, Have a Kit, Stay Informed, and Get Involved.

Download the FEMA App to get preparedness information, real-time weather, and other emergency alerts.

Register to get email and text message alerts from New Hanover County here.

Learn about the New Hanover County Access and Functional Needs Registry and sign up if eligible.

Request Free Preparedness Materials

  • Request New Hanover County-specific preparedness materials by calling 910-798-6900.  Let us know what you need and how many handouts you would like, and we will check out resource library to make your community presentations a breeze.
  • Request a NHC EM Speaker for your group

Below are links to external webpages and resources to help you with planning, response, and recovery efforts.  These non-New Hanover County sites are provided for your convenience and do not represent an endorsement by New Hanover County of any commercial or private issues, products or services. Note that the privacy policy of the linked site may differ from that of New Hanover County. 

#ReadyNHC

The ReadyNHC program is based on the FEMA Ready.gov outreach effort where we focus on four simple steps to be ready for any emergency.  Make a Plan, Have a Kit, Stay Informed, and Get Involved.  You can see all of the FEMA Ready.gov resources here.

ReadyBusinessReadyCampus
ReadyFinances
ReadyKids
ReadyPets
TechReady
Ready Resources for People with Access and Functional Needs
Be Ready Wherever You Are
Listo.gov
Ready.gov resources in other languages like Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Tagalog