Emergency Preparedness

The mission of the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is to establish teams of local volunteer medical and public health professionals who can contribute their skills and expertise throughout the year and during times of community need.

Volunteer Opportunities
In order to volunteer, fill out the volunteer application to join the Hampshire Regional Emergency Response Team (HRERT).

Preparation Videos
The Western Massachusetts Medical Reserve Corps (WMRC) has developed a series of videos to educate about Emergency Preparedness.

Being Prepared
The Being Prepared video is an introduction to the Medical Reserve Corps program in Western Massachusetts.

Your 72 Hour Plan
Make a Your 72 Hour Plan and collect supplies to keep you and your family safe and comfortable for at least three days in your home. The video outlines the 5 Parts of a 72-Hour Plan.

Emergency Dispensing Sites
Learn how Emergency Dispensing Sites are an important part of preparation for health emergencies.

Public Service Announcement from WMMRC
View our Public Service Announcement video from the Medical Reserve Corps.