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Welcome to Ohio Responds, an Ohio Citizen Corps volunteer opportunity Web site shared by the Ohio Emergency Management Agency (Ohio EMA) and the Ohio Department of Health (ODH). 

The Ohio EMA coordinates the Ohio Citizen Corps program which includes:  Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT), Fire Corps, Volunteers in Police Corps (VIPS) and Neighborhood Watch. ODH is the coordinating agency for Ohio Medical Reserve Corps, a volunteer program of Ohio Citizen Corps.

What is Ohio Citizen Corps?
The Ohio Citizen Corps program helps communities coordinate volunteer opportunities to prepare for and respond to local emergencies.

How Can You Get Involved? 
Click on one of our program logos below to learn more.

NOTE: to Register as a new volunteer or Sign-In to your volunteer/administrator account click on the Register Now button below.  

Register Now

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CERT Fire Corps OMRC Neighborhood Watch VIPS RRVC