Kalamaoo County

Public Health Preparedness

Kalamazoo County Health & Community Services Department is working to protect your health in the event of an emergency. You can help by taking care of your health and preparing ahead of time.

The Emergency Preparedness Program is here to assist Kalamazoo County residents and businesses in preparing for a potential natural disaster, terrorist attack or disease epidemic. The Emergency Preparedness Program also maintains comprehensive plans for countywide emergency and disaster response.

Please use the resources on our site to help you, your family, or business protect yourselves in the event of a public health emergency. If you are looking for additional preparedness materials or have any questions, feel free to contact us.

Jump Start Your Preparedness Plans

Disasters can happen at any time. Severe weather, accidents, or hazardous materials have the potential to harm almost any home, school, or business. Are you prepared? See Do 1 Thing. Start today!

Stay Informed

The Health & Community Services Department is here to help protect your health in the event of an infectious disease outbreak. Such an outbreak could happen naturally, or as a result of bioterrism. Understand the potential threats and how to protect yourself, see;

Community Organizations and Nonprofits

Diversity is one of our greatest strengths and enriches our community. It also means we may have different abilities to respond in an emergency. Is your organization or group capable of assisting others in an emergency? Are you able to reach your clients, employees or residents quickly with critical information? Can you provide support, such as translation or interpretation? Review these specific resources or contact us.

Kalamazoo County HCS
Public Health Preparedness
1st Wing, Room 218
Nazareth Complex
3299 Gull Road
Kalamazoo, MI 49048

(269) 373-5025


Kalamazoo County Health & Community Services is committed to providing equitable, culturally competent care to all individuals served, regardless of race, age, sex, color, national origin, religion, height, weight, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability.

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