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Posted on: September 4, 2019

September is Emergency Preparedness Month

Prepare Month Check List

Governor Baker proclaims "Emergency Preparedness Month" and encourages individuals and families to prepare. Amherst joins in this effort to bring awareness along with MEMA and the Department of Public Health to better prepare our community in the event of an emergency. 

Visit our site: www.amherstma.gov/prepare where you can:

1) Be Informed and Sign-up for Emergency Alerts online OR simply text "Join Amherst" from your mobile phone to 30890 (standard message rates apply)

2) Plan for Emergencies & Disasters

3) Build an Emergency Kit Resources

4) Get Involved in Community Preparedness, such as Amherst CERT


Other Preparedness resources: 

MEMA Website


Questions? Contact Brianna Sunryd at sunrydb@amherstma.gov 

Amherst's Preparedness Webpage
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