For those readers who have been following this latest series of Emergency & Disaster Readiness blogs and are interested in learning more about being “Prepared and Ready” for a major natural disaster; listed below are online links to organizations at the national, state, county, and municipal levels with pertinent information.

American Red Cross http://www.redcross.org/prepare

Citizen Corps http://www.ready.gov/citizen-corps

Ready http://www.ready.gov/

Salvation Army http://www.salvationarmyquincy.org/disaster-relief/

Crisis Response Care http://www.crisisresponse.org/

Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amateur_Radio_Emergency_Service

Neighborhood HamWatch http://www.hamwatch.me/

Neighborhood Watch Radio http://neighborhoodwatchradio.org/