Visit or to work with your family on a preparedness plan. You can also visit Brazos County's Emergency Preparedness Resources page for useful information.

Work with your whole family to make sure you're always ready for any emergency!


State Of Texas Emergency Assistance Registry: Do you or anyone you know need some assistance during times of an emergency event? The state of Texas presents the STEAR program. The STEAR program is a free registry that provides local emergency planners and emergency responders with additional information on the needs in their community. Texas communities use the registry information in different ways. Registering yourself in the STEAR registry DOES NOT guarantee that you will receive a specific service during an emergency. Available services will vary by community. Click here for more information. Click here to register.

Hurricane Resources

Click here to monitor hurricane activity.

COVID Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas Health and Human Services | Department of State Health Services

2-1-1 Texas - When calling 2-1-1 pick option 6 for answers to medical questions

Brazos Valley Food Bank's COVID Relief Program: Project GotEM

State and Local COVID Numbers

General Public


Essential Workers

Influenza Information

Information on the influenza vaccine can be found here.

Brazos County Health District's clinic hours for vaccination can be found here.

For other vaccination options reach out to your local pharmacy or healthcare provider.


Preparing for Harsh Winter Weather 

Happy holidays everyone! As we move into the new season, it's time to prepare for harsh winter weather. From cold temperatures to deep fried turkey, there are many things to prepare for this holiday season.

Preparing for cold weather can be difficult, here are some tips to help you prepare.

As lights are hung, trees are decorated, and furnaces turn on. Lets make sure fire is not a holiday guest.

 Finally if you plan to deep fry a turkey this holiday season, read see these safety tips.