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Public Health Emergency Preparedness

Oakland County Health Division's Emergency Preparedness Unit protects the public's health and safety by preparing for all types of emergencies such as natural disasters, disease outbreaks, and/or chemical spills.

The Emergency Preparedness Unit enhances emergency readiness in the community by developing strong relationships with local partners, first responders and educating the community.

We encourage all citizens to learn what type of emergencies impact their community, school, workplace and/or business. Being knowledgeable about your community’s hazards and vulnerabilities will help you be ready during a crisis.  To develop a plan, visit

To contact Oakland County Public Health Emergency Preparedness call 248-858-1318.

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