Disasters can happen at anytime and in any place, which is why the Town of Brookline has teamed up with the American Red Cross to ensure that the town is prepared in the event of an emergency. Should a disaster occur, local officials and CERT team members will be on the scene to assist all citizens and to direct them to the appropriate areas for support.
The following locations have been approved by the American Red Cross for use as emergency shelters in Brookline. The location of a shelter opened would be determined based on several factors, such as the location of the emergency, number of persons needing to be housed, the availability of a backup generator, etc.:
In order to locate more resources, please visit the following websites:
For more information on how you can prepare for disaster, go to the American Red Cross website.