Bringing community organizations, local businesses, and government agencies together to effectively prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters, either natural or man-made. We aim to alleviate suffering caused by disasters through enhancing communication, cooperation, coordination and collaboration.


Mat-Su COAD encourages all community members to become knowledgeable about disaster and emergency management. Visit the Webinars & Trainings page for free online courses.

Disaster Preparedness Resources

 State of Alaska DHSEM Outreach:  disaster preparedness materials for businesses, families and individuals.  | DHSEM Outreach Page 

The American Red Cross | How to Prepare for Emergencies 

The Salvation Army USA | How To Prepare for An Emergency