Emergencies and disasters
Information and tools to help you and your community prepare for a disaster and find out how Red Cross helps during and after a disaster.
Prepare for a disaster
You can take steps now to help reduce the effect a disaster or other emergency can have on you, your whānau and your community.
The Hazard App is a free mobile app for Android or iOS, to help you identify hazards, reduce risks and stay informed when you need it most.
During and after a disaster
When a disaster or emergency happens, we're ready to go. We provide assistance and support when needed — to help communities anywhere in the country.
Caring for yourself and others
In a crisis, immediate physical needs are easy to see. But it’s also important to take care of your emotional and social needs.