This Office prepares for and responds to public health emergencies. It works closely with the Medical Reserve Corps, and with County, State and regional agencies to coordinate responses to disasters. For more details and information view the following links:
View information on protecting yourself against heat-related illness. Staying cool and making simple changes in your fluid intake, activities, and clothing can help you remain safe and healthy.
Learn how to protect your personal health and safety during a flood and its aftermath.
Discover information on assembling an emergency kit, and steps you and your family can take to prepare for emergencies.
Better protect yourself and your family during and after a hurricane.
The Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is a group of medical and other volunteers who work with the County Health Department to respond to public health emergencies.
Gain an understanding on how to protect yourself against the serious health problems can result from prolonged exposure to the cold.