General Assistance Resources
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Flash Flooding Safety
Most years, flash flooding kills more people than any other type of severe weather. Learn how to stay safe. Watch video...
Missourians Take Part in Earthquake Drill
On Oct. 16, more than 460,000 Missourians participated in the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut earthquake drill. Read more...
Ebola Resources for Health Care Professionals
Ebola information for health professionals is available from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Read more...
Governor Nixon Requests Disaster Declaration for Northern Missouri
A September severe storm included damaging winds and prolonged flooding. Read more...
- Nov. 19 is Missouri Winter Weather Awareness Day.
Click here to find useful information about winter weather hazards and how to be prepared.
- February is Earthquake Awareness Month
Missouri's New Madrid Seismic Zone is the most active earthquake zone east of the Rocky Mountains. Learn how to prepare for earthquakes here.
Contact Your Local Emergency Management Agency
Your county or municipal emergency management director is the best source of information on local conditions and programs, along with assistance that may be available due to a recent federal disaster declaration.