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Are you prepared?

Keep yourself, your family and your home safe and prepared for emergencies.

How do I prepare for an emergency?

  • Have a plan in place. Learn more information about how to protect your health during emergencies.
  • Pierce County ALERT: Sign up to receive notifications about emergencies that affect you.

What do I do during an emergency?

Get information to help keep your family and your home safe during emergencies:

Local Emergency Management Agencies


We can help! Learn what services we offer during an emergency.

  • We help people, healthcare providers and community agencies prepare and respond to emergencies.
  • We take legal action to protect the public's health. Read more about public health regulations.
  • We work with the Northwest Healthcare Response Network to support healthcare response.

Questions? Contact Emergency Preparedness at (253) 798-6556 or


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