Preparedness & Response

Maricopa County Department of Public Health is the primary agency responsible for protecting the health and wellness of residents and visitors during a public health emergency. Public Health works closely with with healthcare system partners, as well as local, state, tribal and federal agencies to ensure coordination of response and communication.
  1. Emergency Preparedness

    Learn more about Preparedness and Response including tips on how to prepare for an emergency.

  2. Extreme Heat

    Learn about heat-related illnesses, heat tips, statistics, and resources.

  3. Smoke Safety

    Here you can learn how smoke can affect you, what health conditions can be worsen by smoke, those individuals more at risk, and how to protect yourself.

  4. Emergency Response Volunteers