NPFA Fire Prevention Week
Family Communications Plan

Allendale, S.C. - A 6-year-old with a big heart opted out of a birthday trip to Disney World so he could help Hurricane Dorian evacuees in South Carolina.  Click here to read his story.


Smokey for Kids

CDC Ready Wrigley

This group of kids biked around their neighborhood in search of a missing 97-year-old woman.  Click here to watch their story.

Click here to learn more

Kid Heroes

Smokey for Kids
Take Action Teens for Wildfire Safe Communities - Plan for Disasters
Without Warning Earthquake

Kids are a huge help in preparing your whole family!  Click the link on the left to learn how to involve your kids in pet emergency preparedness!

Max the tiny hero... click here to read about Max

Read Wrigley Extreme Heat
Read Wrigley Earthquakes
Heat Safety for Kids and Teens National Weather Service
Read Wrigley Winter Weather
Without Warning Tsunami
Read Wrigley Flooding and Mold
Kids find 97 year old missing woman

Smokey for Educators

Disney's Disaster preparedness

Ukrainian boy, 11, traveled hundreds of miles alone to Slovakia, with only a passport and a plastic bag

National Weather Service Kids
Jermaine Bell Story
Read Wrigley Coping After Disaster

Awesome Resources for Kids!

Family Communications Plan

Learn Science and Safety with Owlie Skywarn

Let Ready Wrigley help your children prepare for emergencies!

CDC natural disasters and severe weather

Kids can save lives!

Kid Heroes!

Smokey for Educators

A collaborative endeavor between Jackson & Josephine County Emergency Management to help the citizens of the Rogue Valley prepare for and respond to disasters


Severe weather can happen anytime, in any part of the county.  Severe weather can include hazardous conditions produced by thunderstorms, including damaging winds, tornadoes, large hail, flooding and flash flooding, and winter storms associated with freezing rain, sleet, snow and strong winds.  Know your risks...