District Health Department #10 is dedicated to protecting the health of our community during public health emergencies, including those caused by terrorist acts using biologic, chemical, and radiological agents. We also focus on minimizing the effects of infectious disease outbreaks and other health concerns. We actively collaborate with local, regional, state, and federal agencies to prepare for and respond to incidents that threaten public health.
We are committed to providing timely, accurate, and practical information to our citizens to assist them in taking appropriate precautions and actions to protect self and family in a public health emergency.
Preparedness Tips for Individuals & Families
Many people are concerned about the possibility of a public health emergency such as a natural disaster, act of terrorism, or disease outbreak. You can take steps now to help you prepare for an emergency and cope if an emergency happens. To help you prepare, we’ve provided step-by-step actions you can take beforehand to protect yourself and your loved ones.