Preparing for Emergencies

We all have a role to play in emergency and disaster preparedness. By knowing your role, you can prepare for what is within your control. Learn about actions you can take before, during and after each of these emergencies, and how you can plan for them in advance.


Emergency Social Services (ESS) plans for and coordinates the delivery of services to address immediate and short term needs of residents who have been impacted by an emergency or disaster within York Region. 

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