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Volunteer Programs

Neighbors Helping Neighbors 

Baltimore City is transitioning from CERT to the Neighbors Helping Neighbors volunteer program. More details are coming soon. 

SKYWARN® Weather Spotter Program 

Are you interested in joining a national network of volunteer severe weather spotters? The National Weather Service and OEM periodically co-host SKYWARN® courses for City residents. Click the link above (when active) to sign up for the next available training.


Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC)

The Baltimore City LEPC meets to discuss all-hazards preparedness and coordinate planning for hazardous materials incident response in the City. The meetings are open to citizens, businesses, public and government agencies.