Emergency Preparedness

New York City Resources

New York City Office of Emergency Management: Established in 1996, the New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM) plans and prepares for emergencies, educates the public about preparedness, coordinates emergency response and recovery, and collects and disseminates emergency information.  

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene: The NYC Department of Health works to prevent, protect against, respond to, and increase NYC's ability to recover from public health threats. DOHMH works to build NYC community resilience against public health emergencies through collaboration with NYC healthcare facilities and community organizations.