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The Miami-Dade County Emergency Operations Center has been activated and is closely monitoring Erika. For any updates about County facilities and services, please visit:

Be smart. Take part. Be prepared for hurricane season

Be prepared during an emergency or disaster

Don't miss this educational video on disaster preparedness against natural and man-made hazards that can impact South Florida. It is important to be informed, make a plan, get a kit, and get involved!

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  • Emergency Management

    Learn more about the Office of Emergency Management, including the phases of emergency management, governmental affairs, activation levels and the comprehensive emergency management plan.

    Free training in basic disaster response skills starts Dec. 3

    Using the training learned in the classroom, Community Emergency Response Team members can assist others in their neighborhood or workplace when professional responders are not immediately available to help.

    Prepare your business in the case of an unexpected event

    Get your business the assistance it needs to get back up and running in an emergency or disastrous event with the Miami-Dade County Business Recovery program.

    Get emergency alerts

    Receive free emergency emails and/or texts with details on public safety issues such as: weather warnings like tornado, tropical storm or hurricane warnings; recommended public protective actions; or other emergency information.

    Register for evacuation assistance

    Miami-Dade County residents requiring assistance with evacuating due to their medical conditions or need for specialized transportation, or other evacuation assistance requirement can register for assistance in an event that requires evacuation.

    Miami-Dade Communities Organized to Respond in Emergencies

    Miami-Dade C.O.R.E. is a coalition of faith-based and community organizations established to meet the immediate and long-term needs of the community when affected by a disaster.

    Learn about the Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan

    The Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan establishes the framework to ensure that Miami-Dade County and its municipalities are prepared to deal with these hazards. Also learn about Residential Healthcare Facility Requirements.

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