CodeRED is a mass notification system that allows City emergency officials to send notifications by phone, email, and text to keep citizens informed of ongoing emergencies.
Volunteers assist PEMA during emergencies and city-wide events. These volunteers could potentially assist in the following activities: severe weather monitoring, Emergency Operation Center support, communications, emergency preparedness education, Points of Distribution/Dispensing, traffic control, social media updates, debris removal, and disaster response.
Providence Emergency Management Agency offers a variety of training opportunities for members of our community and volunteers. Courses offered to include Until Help Arrives, CPR, and the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) class as well as training on a variety of topics held at the monthly volunteer meetings.
Providence 311, the Mayor’s Center for City Services, is your link to city departments and services.