New York City Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Service
New York City Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Service (NYC-ARECS) is a NYC based auxiliary communications service.
The organization is made up of amateur radio operators who are trained and dedicated to providing radio communications for governments, civil-preparedness and relief agencies during periods of local, regional, or national civil emergencies. This may include natural disasters (i.e. fires, floods or earthquakes) or man-made disasters (i.e. acts of terrorism). NYC-ARECS is a participant in the NYC Office of Emergency Management (OEM) Partners in Preparedness program and a member of FEMA's National Preparedness Coalition.
Visit us online: http://nyc-arecs.org