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Include your pets' favorite toys, treats or bedding in your emergency supply kit. Familiar items can help reduce stress for your pet in an emergency.

Local Information


The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) coordinates all preparedness resources throughout the Commonwealth. All 351 communities in the Commonwealth have developed their own individual Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan, through the leadership of their local Emergency Management Director, in conjunction with MEMA. Information regarding Preparedness Information for Massachusetts, as well as contact information for every community's EMA Director can be found at the MEMA website at

Contact Information

Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency
400 Worcester Road
Framingham, MA 01702-5399
(508) 820-2000

Local Information

Boston Mayor's Office of Homeland Security
Boston City Hall, Rm 603
Boston, MA 02120
(617) 635-1400
City of Boston, Emergency Preparedness

Citizen Corps

Get Involved in Preparing your Community. Citizen Corps, Homeland Security's grassroots effort, localizes preparedness messages and provides opportunities for citizens to get emergency response training; participate in community exercises; and volunteer to support local first responders. To learn more and to get involved, contact your nearest Citizen Corps Council by visiting

State and local government officials interested in changing the information on their state's page should email: