Emergency Management is the managerial function charged with creating the framework within which communities reduce vulnerability to threats/hazards and cope with disasters.
The mission of Citizen Corps is to harness the power of every individual through education, training, and volunteer service to make communities safer, stronger, and better prepared to respond to the threats of terrorism, crime, public health issues, and disasters of all kinds.
Alert Iowa will allow citizens to sign up for the types of alerts they would like to receive. The best way to receive messages is via text messages. Messages help subscribers better understand the situation at hand, or where to find additional information.