Join Ho-Ho-Kus CERT and Help your Family, your Neighbors, and your Community.

Our members assist in evacuation drills, shelter management, town events, car seat checks, animal response efforts, and are trained through various CERT classes and drills in first aid, terrorism awareness, and many other important subjects.

What is CERT?

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations...

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Ho-Ho-Kus CERT

In the Fall of 2004, OEM Coordinator Jay Ludwig and Deputy OEM Coordinator, Police Chief Gregory Kallenberg attended a Chamber of Commerce meeting and asked for volunteers for a new endeavor called CERT, and to establish a format for the Borough of Ho-Ho-Kus CERT program...

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Northwest Bergen Regional Health

20 West Prospect Street, Waldwick, NJ 07463 Tel: 201-445-7217 Fax: 201-445-4001 Vital Statistics Marriage, Death or Birth Certificates and Marriage Licenses. Learn More   Upcoming Events Blood Pressure and Flu Clinics, Health Education Programs, Rabies Clinics, ServSafe Classes BOH meetings and more. Learn more   Environmental Health Inspections, Complaints, Animal Bites, Lead Investigations, etc. Learn more

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“Civilian Response to an Active Killer/Intruder” Presentation at North Arlington CERT

On Saturday, February 1, 2020, Stanley Kober, former Ho-Ho-Kus CERT Program Manager, presented “Civilian Response to an Active Killer/Intruder” to approximately 33 CERT members and guests at the North Arlington Senior Center.  This was a two hour PowerPoint presentation where many changes have been made since the first, one-hour long presentation which was focused primarily

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