Get Involved


Receive an invitation to upcoming events and learn about upcoming initiatives and volunteer resources by joining the NYC Citizen Corps network.

Disaster Volunteer Conference

For more than 10 years, NYC Citizen Corps has brought together the disaster volunteer community at an annual conference. Past event themes include: Sharing Our Stories, Working with Diverse Populations and Breaking the Technology Barriers.

Youth Preparedness Council

NYC Citizen Corps hosts a Council for Youth and Preparedness. The Council is comprised of young volunteers from New York City who want to learn how to better prepare themselves and their communities before, during, and after emergencies. Visit NYC Service to learn more about NYC Youth Leadership Councils and how to join.

Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)

CERT members are an integral part of the community. Learn more about NYC Emergency Management's dedicated volunteers and how you can become a trained CERT member.