Rhode Island Resource Directory

A Guide to Services Associated with RI 2-1-1

Disaster Mitigation

Code: TH-1800

Programs that provide services which enable individuals and organizations to make physical preparations prior to a disaster or large-scale emergency which will prevent or reduce loss of life, personal injury and destruction of or damage to property when an incident actually occurs. Mitigation includes any activities that prevent or reduce the chance of an emergency occurring or lessen the damaging effects of unavoidable emergencies.

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