Individuals with communication needs have limited or no ability to speak, see, hear, or understand. During an emergency, people with communication needs may not be able to hear announcements, see signs, understand messages, or verbalize their concerns.
AlertSCC: is the County of Santa Clara’s official emergency alert and warning system.
Ready in your language: Ready offer information and materials in languages other than English. You can learn about how to prepare before, during and after disasters, including making an emergency plan, building an emergency supply kit, and preparing for individual hazards.
Guide to Disaster Assistance Services for Immigrants: This guide provides detailed information about the types of federal, state, and local disaster assistance services available in California and in Santa Clara County.
Disaster Aid Resources for Immigrants: The Santa Clara County Office of Immigrant Relations has compiled a list of resources and services that may be available to help immigrant families residing in Santa Clara County.
FEMA Non-Citizen National: You May Be Able to Get Disaster Assistance: FEMA and state, territory or tribal government may provide direct and financial assistance to U.S. citizens, non-citizen nationals, and qualified aliens during a disaster.
Santa Clara County Amateur Radio Emergency Services/Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services (ARES/RACES) Collaborating Agencies’ Disaster Relief Effort (CADRE) Santa Clara County Fire Department Santa Clara County Large Animal Evacuation Team California Office of Emergency Services Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) National Weather Service United States Geologic Service