Help yourself, your family, and your community prevent and deal with disasters

Every emergency response situation requires a variety of skills to ensure that things run smoothly and effectively. To join us, complete the registration form below and we’ll get back to you shortly to confirm.


Thank you for your interest in assisting public health by joining MRC GEM. Anyone at least 18 years of age is welcome to join. (Anyone under 18 and at least a high school junior is welcome to attend meetings along with an adult guardian who is a member.)

If you do not hold a current Georgia healthcare license, you will need send in a criminal background check form. You cannot be accepted if the background check shows:

  • -Any open cases not yet adjudicated
  • -Crimes against Law Enforcement
  • -Felony Convictions
  • -Major Drug Use (Felony)
  • -Marijuana use within the last three (3) years
  • -Failure to disclose prior arrests of any kind
  • -Under 18 years of age

Please complete the following, then click "Submit". We will send you an email to confirm receipt of your membership application and a link to the background check form.

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Please provide ways we can contact you in an emergency:

Email address(es) for regular announcements (in order of preference):

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