The Narragansett Emergency Management Agency (EMA) is responsible for the town's planning, response, recovery and mitigation of natural disasters, technological accidents, terrorism and weapons of mass destruction.
Southern Rhode Island Volunteers works with the Narragansett EMA & Town Managers from South Kingstown to provide a Citizen Emergency Response Team (CERT) serving the Southern Rhode Island communities in effective preparation, response, and recovery during times of natural and man-made disasters. SRIV also has opportunities for the local youth community to serve on the Youth Community Emergency Response Team (YCERT).
- Youth CERT Team: Volunteers under the age of 18 are needed to join this group. Training provided.
- CERT Team members: All ages needed. Training provided.