The Guilford County Preparedness Committee was formed in 2007 as a collaborative effort between all of the public safety agencies in Guilford County who provide general disaster preparedness information to the residents of Guilford County. The committee’s goal is to support the mission of providing family and business preparedness information in Guilford County which is consistent with the National Weather Service, Federal Emergency Management Agency, and American Red Cross preparedness standards. Through collaboration the agencies participate in events, seminars, and other programs to ensure that the residents of Guilford County are prepared when a disaster strikes.
The preparedness committee meets on a quarterly basis to discuss preparedness topics in Guilford County.
The Guilford County Preparedness Committee includes the following agencies:
American Red Cross – Greensboro Chapter
American Red Cross – High Point / Thomasville Chapter
Greensboro Emergency Management
Greensboro Fire Department
Greensboro Police Department
Guilford County Department of Public Health
Guilford County Emergency Management
Guilford County Emergency Medical Service
Guilford County Emergency Services
Guilford County Fire Rescue Council
Guilford County Sheriff’s Office
High Point Fire Department
High Point Police Department