The training and resource hub for community resilience groups in England

Communities Prepared equips community groups across the country with the knowledge, skills and confidence to prepare for, respond to and recover from, flooding, snow, storms and other emergencies.


Take a look at some of the tools and resources you’ll be able to access and download as a Communities Prepared member.
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Find a member

Interested in finding out more about community resilience activities in your local area? Search for your local group or partner member on our interactive map here.
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Latest events

We’re running a number of events across the country, as well as participating in events run by partner organisations. Take a look here to see what’s happening in your area.
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Are you a coordinator?

Click on the ‘Register’ button at the top of the page to become a member, or follow the link below to find out how we can support your group’s activities and the resilience of your local community.
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Like to volunteer?

Find out more about how we can help you support the resilience of your community by clicking on the link below, and find a local group via the map link above.
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Become a partner

We’re working with a range of organisations championing community resilience at the national, regional and local level and are always keen to discuss new partnerships. Click here for more information.
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Preparing for flooding in Portreath

We supported the Cornish coastal community of Portreath’s Flood Group to develop and test their community flood plan – just in time for flooding that hit the village in January 2018. Read their story here.

Met Office warnings

07:29pm Friday 21 February 2020

The use of drone technology in flood emergency response

Dr Monica Rivas Casado, Cranfield University discusses the use of drone technology in flood emergency response.

Flood Warnings for England

07:29pm Friday 21 February 2020

Data provided by the Environment Agency

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