public health Preparedness

Public health preparedness refers to the community's ability to prepare for, respond to, and recover from a public health emergency.  Our agency is dedicated to strengthening our abilities to protect the public health in disaster situations such as disease epidemics, chemical and radiological releases, severe weather, and natural disasters. 


Emergency Kit

Is your family prepared for a tornado, hurricane, flood, or other disaster?

Here is what you will need to make your own emergency supply kit.

Helpful Links

For additional information, call 828-587-8288.