Second Homeowners on The Emerald Coast Emergency Contact List & Links

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Take some time to look at your second home address, Flood Zone info, Evacuation Route Info, and our Quick link guide for Severe Weather related events on The Emerald Coast.

Second homeowner with a beach vacation house along the Florida Emerald Coast. Having a list of resources ready for extreme weather’s potential storm damage is crucial. Disaster Preparedness is a must along the Florida Coastline and The Warm Waters of The Gulf. Here are some types of services and companies you should consider having in your network. Check our Directory of Trusted Service Providers.

Having a list of emergency contacts when you are away from your home is essential for several reasons:

  1. Quick Assistance: In case of an emergency, timing is crucial. Having a list of contacts helps you quickly reach out to the appropriate professional services such as medical, fire, or police personnel.
  2. Personal Aid: If you’re injured or unwell, your emergency contacts can be called to make important decisions on your behalf, inform your doctor about medical allergies or existing conditions, or even to look after your home and pets.
  3. Local Support: If you are traveling, local emergency contacts such as the number for nearby hospitals, your country’s embassy, or other essential local services can be invaluable.
  4. Peace of Mind: It offers peace of mind to you and your loved ones, knowing there’s a system to rely on in the event of a crisis.
  5. Backup: In case your phone battery dies or you lose your phone, having a hard copy of emergency numbers can be a lifesaver.
  6. Assisting Others: If you are unable to communicate, bystanders or medical personnel can use your list to notify your loved ones about your situation.

In short, carrying a list of emergency contacts can provide swift and efficient aid in unpredictable circumstances. It bridges the essential communication between you, your family, friends, and professional services when it’s most needed.

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Know the zone of your home before an Extreme weather event like a Hurricane. See maps and links to help out.

Walton County Emergency Services:

Local Insurance & Assistance:

Home Repair & Restoration Services:

  • Roofing repair contractors
  • Waterproofing and foundation repair services
  • Window and door repair services
  • Siding, gutter, and fascia repair contractors

Water & Fire Damage Restoration Companies:

  • Professional restoration companies dealing with mold remediation, water removal, and fire damage cleanup

Tree & Debris Removal Services:

  • Tree removal and trimming companies
  • Debris removal and hauling services

Electrical & Plumbing Services:

  • Licensed electricians for electrical damage repairs
  • Plumbing services for damage to pipes or sewer systems

Disaster Relief Organizations List, Links & Apps

  • American Red Cross (Disaster Preparedness Quiz)
  • Red Cross Emergency App Weather Alerts & Step-by-Step Guides
  • The Emergency Alert System (EAS) is a national public warning system.
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA Resources-Ready.Gov)
  • The FEMA App allows you to receive real-time weather and emergency alerts, send notifications to loved ones, locate emergency shelters in your area, get preparedness strategies, and more.
  • Receive real-time weather and emergency alerts from the National Weather Service for up to five locations nationwide. 
  • Find a nearby shelter if you need to evacuate to a safe space.
  • Find out if your location is eligible for FEMA assistance, find Disaster Recovery Center locations, and get answers to your most pressing questions.
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