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If you are at home during a fire, go to your previously designated outside meeting place and stay there. Never go back into a burning building.

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If a disaster or emergency strikes, do you know what to do? By taking a few simple steps, you can protect your family in any disaster - natural or man-made. That is why the Kentucky Office of Homeland Security encourages you to "Avoid Hitting the Panic Button: Protect Your Family" by visiting or by calling (502) 564-2081 for more information.

Contact Information

Kentucky Department of Homeland Security
200 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40622
(502) 564-2081

Local Information

Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Emergency Management Agency
Mayor's Office
Metro Hall / 4th Floor
527 W. Jefferson St.
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 574-3900
Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Emergency Management Agency

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Division of Emergency Management/911
Department of Public Safety
166 N. Martin Luther King Blvd.
Lexington, KY 40507
(859) 258-3784
(859) 252-8689 fax

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

Kentucky Citizen Corps Working Group
200 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40622
(502) 564-2081

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