Garden Grove Community Emergency Response Team

MISSION STATEMENT: The purpose of Garden Grove CERT is two-fold:
  1. To provide Basic Emergency Preparedness Training to people who live and/or work in the City of Garden Grove, CA.
  2. Develop a cadre of trained and willing volunteers to aid Garden Grove's Professional Emergency Responders in the event of a declared emergency.
Our motto is: "Neighbors Helping Neighbors," and we believe in proving you the training and tools to help yourself, your family and your community.

CERT Contacts

Position Name Phone Email
Fire Dept. Admin. Cpt. Tim Sawyer (714) 741-5600
CERT LC Faciliator Don Thorpe (714) 563-3917