Posts Tagged Emergency Preparedness

Typhoon Hagupit: Preparing Communities in Superstorm’s Path

As Typhoon Hagupit (locally known as Ruby) careens closer to the Philippines, Direct Relief’s Emergency Response Team continues to prepare for landfall […]

Monitoring Typhoon Hagupit as it Approaches the Philippines

Direct Relief’s Emergency Response Team is monitoring Typhoon Hagupit (locally known as Ruby), as it approaches the Philippines. On its current trajectory, […]

NY & NJ Mobile Medical Units to Receive Emergency Packs

Every health center-based mobile medical unit in New York and New Jersey will soon be equipped with a Direct Relief Emergency Medical […]

Emergency Preparedness Post-9/11: Equipping Local First Responders

The tragic events of September 11, 2001 forever changed the way the nation prepares for disasters and unpredictable events. Recognizing the importance […]

Hurricane Season: Preparing for Worst Case Scenario

Hurricane Prep Modules

Direct Relief Deploys Country’s Largest Hurricane Preparedness Program as Experts Urge Preparedness, Predict “Extremely Active” Season As the nation braces for the […]

Local Students Pack Emergency Supplies for First Responders

More than 30 students from Cate School in Carpinteria, Calif. organized hundreds of Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) packs yesterday at our warehouse […]