Get Ready

Get Ready Hawaiʻi

Visit each county’s emergency management website for more information about county-specific preparedness tips and measures. Sign up for free text-based notifications for the latest updates on natural disasters and man-made emergencies.

County of Hawaiʻi – Civil Defense Agency
Website
Alert Signup
Twitter: @CivilDefenseHI
Instagram: @HawaiiCountyCivilDefense
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hawaiicountycivildefense

County of Maui – Maui Emergency Management Agency
Website
Alert Signup: Effective August 1, 2022 the County of Maui and the Maui Emergency Management Agency has contracted with a new vendor for dissemination of emergency alerts, automated weather alerts, and emergency mass notifications. The new system will be known as MEMA ALERTS, the new vendor is CivicPlus, Inc., utilizing their CivicReady Emergency Communication Solution.  This solution will provide for automated alerts directly from the National Weather Service, recipient’s choice of over 60 different languages for receiving messages, access to the myAlerts app for enhanced alerting while at home or on the go, and easier user account management.

Existing Maka’ala/MEMA Alerts subscriber:

•    go to the following website, https://public.alertsense.com/SignUp/?RegionId=1946
•    select the green “modify” button at the bottom of the page
•    enter the email address or phone number that you used to register with Everbridge
– you will be sent an access code to the email or number provided
•    after entering the access code, make sure your contact information and any alert choices are correct and make any changes as needed
•    hit the save button
•    after you confirm your MEMA Alerts registration in the CivicReady system, deactivate your Maka’ala account with Everbridge or you may receive duplicate notifications until August 1st when the Everbridge system is deactivated.

New MEMA ALERTS Subscriber: (Please share this information with your family and friends)

•    go to the following website, https://public.alertsense.com/SignUp/?RegionId=1946
•    select the green “sign up” button
•    input information as directed on the page
•    hit the save button

Download the myAlerts app for your iOS or Android device for enhanced alerting while on the go.
Visit our MEMA Alerts webpage for additional information about signing up for MEMA Alerts.
Twitter:  @Maui_EMA
Instagram: @maui_ema
Facebook: www.facebook.com/MauiEMA

City and County of Honolulu – Department of Emergency Management
Website
Alert Signup
Twitter: @Oahu_DEM
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OahuDEM

County of Kauaʻi – Kauaʻi Emergency Management Agency
Website
Alert Signup
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CountyofKauai/