ACReady is an alert system that allows County Anderson County Officials to contact you during an emergency by sending text messages to your:

  • E-mail account (work, home, school, etc.)

  • Cell phone, pager

  • Smart phone or hand held device


Here are examples of when ACReady may be used:

  • Life-threatening weather

  • Highly disruptive road shutdowns

  • Evacuation or Shelter in Place information

  • Boil water notices

  • Information about emergency shelters

  • Other emergency information

ACReady is your personal connection to real-time updates, instructions on where to go, what to do, or what not to do, who to contact and other important information. While ACReady is a free Service provided by Anderson County, your wireless carrier may charge you a fee to receive messages on your cellphone.


ACReady is administered by the

Anderson County Sheriff's Office 

Office Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness