Citizen Corps

Citizen Corps helps volunteers prepare for and respond to local emergencies. The corps bring together local leaders, citizen volunteers and a network of first responder organizations, including fire, police, and emergency medical personnel.

For more information call 727-1208 or email Fill out this form to register for Citizen Corps.

How can you help?

There are several partner programs in Hampton where you can volunteer your services right now, including:
Hampton Citizen Corps also has several affiliate programs that you can also volunteer with:

American Red Cross
Amateur Radio Emergency Sercices (ARES)/ Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Sercies (RACES)
Hampton Community Animal Response Team
Salvation Army Peninsula Command

The Hampton Citizen Corps Council

Citizen Corps Councils help arrange for the training and access to information needed for public education and awareness. Hampton's Council includes leaders from emergency management, Hampton's neighborhood office, law enforcement, fire and emergency management services, local businesses, volunteer and faith-based groups, schools and others. For more information email


Hampton's Emergency Management Office
Virginia Citizen Corps
Virginia Department of Emergency Management
U.S. Citizen Corps
Federal Emergency Management Agency