LWR CERT

Current Activation Stage:

AWARENESS

Lakewood Ranch Community Emergency Response Team

LWR CERT educates neighbors about disaster preparedness and
trains and equips our volunteers to provide basic disaster response
until professional first responders arrive

Preparedness

Hurricane & Disaster Prep

Hurricanes can be scary. Preparation is key. Read the latest information here along with links to some of our favorite hurricane resources

Public Education Event

Upcoming Events

Check out our free upcoming public educational sessions open to all residents in the Lakewood Ranch area. Topics include hurricane preparedness and pet emergencies

Join Us

Join LWR CERT

There's a place for everyone in LWR CERT. Learn how you can have a positive impact on your family, your neighborhood and our community by becoming a member today

Learn More

Learn More

LWR CERT coordinates with Manatee County Emergency Management, East Manatee Fire and Rescue, and the Manatee County Sheriff's Office. Meet our Board

October 2019 Graduation Photo

Our Newest Members

Congratulations and welcome to our newest members, who graduated in October 2019 from the FEMA Basic Skills Course.  These new members are now part of the LWR CERT team.

LWR CERT: Neighbors Helping Neighbors since 2006