Civil Defense

Civil Defense and emergency preparedness offices are listed below.

National

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
500 C Street SW
Washington, D.C. 20472
202-646-2500
"FEMA’s mission is to help people before, during and after disasters."

State

Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs
5636 E McDowell Road
Phoenix, Arizona 85008-3495
602-267-2700
"The Department of Emergency and Military Affairs (DEMA) consists of the Arizona National Guard (Air, Army, Joint Task Force), the Division of Emergency Management and the Division of Administrative Services. DEMA provides unique capabilities and services to the citizens of Arizona in three distinct roles: community, state and federal."

Arizona Department of Homeland Security
5636 E. McDowell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85008
602-267-2700
"The Arizona Department of Homeland Security was established in 2006 by the Arizona State Legislature to support the mission of providing strategic direction and access to federal homeland security grant program resources that will further enable the stakeholders' collective goals to prevent, protect, mitigate, respond to and recover from terrorist attacks and other critical hazards that affect the safety, well-being and economic security of Arizona."

Local

Pima County Office of Emergency Management
520-724-9300
Emergency Alerts
"OEM works to prevent the loss of life and reduce property damage due to man-made, technological and natural disasters. We also assist municipalities and local governments with developing plans to ensure the highest level of preparedness."


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