Emergency Preparedness


The purpose of the Graham County Department of Public Health Emergency Preparedness program is to readily prepare the staff and community for any public health emergency.

This included staff training, development of disaster plans, organizing disaster drills, and procuring emergency supplies and equipment.

The program will enhance all hazard strategic planning and direction, coordination and assessment, surveillance and detection capacities, risk communication and health information dissemination, telecommunications capabilities and education and training.

Be Ready 

Prepare  now for all types of emergencies. ReadyNC.org will provide you with basic information on preparing for the next  emergency / disaster.

Additional Information

For additional information on the readiness of North Carolina visit

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