KSReady - Get Involved (Long)

  1. Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

    The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program offers a consistent, nationwide approach to volunteer training and organization that professional responders can rely on during a disaster situation. Search for a program, register your group, and stay connected in your neighborhood!

  2. FireCorps

    Fire Corps® is a national grassroots effort to help fire/EMS departments enhance their services by engaging with community members to assist with non-emergency tasks. Whether they are conducting fire prevention and life safety education, installing smoke alarms, writing grants, managing a department’s social media, or a myriad of other activities, community volunteers can make a real difference. Utilizing community support helps departments increase their capacity and allows first responders to focus on operational duties, training, and emergencies.

  3. Medical Reserve Corps

    The Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is a national network of more than 300,000 volunteers, organized locally to improve the health and safety of their communities. MRC volunteers step up to keep their family, friends, and neighbors safe and healthy.

  4. Neighborhood Watch

    The Neighborhood Watch program for decades has effectively trained and encouraged Americans to watch out for their families and neighbors by preventing and reporting safety and security issues in their neighborhoods.

  5. Volunteer

    National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) members respond to disasters in the United States and around the world. Register with a National VOAD member to volunteer. Find a complete list of National VOAD members here.

KSReady - Hazards - Prepare for Single/Multi Family Fires

  1. Prepare for Home Fires

KSReady - Hazards - Wildfires

  1. Ready Wildfires

  2. Wildfire Preparedness Tips

Useful links for Traditional Soldiers - Personal Finance and Benefits

  1. MyPay

    The Defense Department's online payroll and accounting system, providing access to view one's pay account, view travel claims, make changes to withholding and allotments, and chance Thrift Savings Plan contributions.

  2. MilConnect

    MilConnect provides a convenient self-service portal that allows DOD affiliates and beneficiaries to manage their benefits and records, offering secure access to personal and personnel records held in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System.

  3. Thrift Savings Plan (TSP)

    A website allowing civilian employees and retirees to access information about their Thrift Savings Plan accounts.

Useful links for Traditional Soldiers - Personnel

  1. ArmyFit

    ArmyFit is a web-based application that stores, tracks, and integrates data from personal fitness devices and provides feedback so users can measure their progress toward fitness objectives.

  2. Army Uniforms

    A website with regulatory and visual guidance on how to properly wear Army uniforms.

  3. Army Medical Protection System (MEDPROS)

    Provides for the data entry and reporting/tracking of medical and dental readiness information for Soldiers, units, and task forces.

  4. Defense Travel System (DTS)

    An integrated, automated, end-to-end travel management system that enables DOD travelers to create travel orders, prepare reservations, receive approvals, generate travel vouchers, and receive split disbursement between their bank accounts and the Government Travel Charge Card vendor.

  5. Evaluation Entry System (EES)

    A Web-based tool used to complete and submit personnel evaluations to Army Human Resources Command.

  6. Force Management System (FMSWeb)

    An Army System that allows users to access, compare and save unit Modification Tables of Organization and Equipment, or MTOEs. It provides multiple ways to search for information and multiple ways for the user to save the information to their systems.

  7. Guard Knowledge Online (GKO)

    A National Guard Bureau-wide Sharepoint site allowing for document storage and collaboration.

  8. Interactive Personnel Electronic Records Management System (iPERMS)

    An online information management system used for storing and managing military personnel records. It electronically stores evaluation reports, some medical documents, college and military transcripts, awards, diplomas, and more.

  9. Integrated Personnel and Pay System - Army (IPPS-A)

    A web-based human resources system that provides integrated personnel and pay capabilities and a comprehensive HR record for all Soldiers in each component.

  10. MilSuite

    MilSuite provides a collection of social business tools for DOD personnel that facilitates professional networking, learning, and innovation through knowledge sharing and collaboration.

  11. Career Center - My Record Brief

    Provides National Guard Soldiers access to their personnel records.

  12. MyBiz+

    MyBiz+ is the source for all DOD employees, supervisors and managers to view and update their personal and HR related information.

Useful links for Traditional Soldiers - Publications

  1. Army Sustainment

    A quarterly publication, prepared at the Army Logistics University and published by the Army Combined Support Command at Fort Lee, Virginia. It publishes timely, authoritative information on Army and DOD sustainment plans, programs, policies, operations, procedures, and doctrine for the benefit of all Army personnel.

  2. Army Pubs

    An online repository for all current Army Regulations, Directives, Policy and Guidance.

  3. Preventative Maintenance Monthly (P.S. Magazine)

    An interactive tool published by Army Materiel Command’s Logistics Support Activity that supports the Army’s emphasis on preventive maintenance as a means of improving Army materiel readiness.