The Coastal Health District of Georgia serves the counties of Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long & McIntosh

General Preparedness

We never know when disaster will strike which means we should always be planning to protect ourselves and our families. Do you have a plan? If not, there’s no better time to get started than right now.

Hurricane Registry for those with functional, access, or medical needs

Preparing for a Hurricane

Home Use Devices & Power Outages

Preparing for a Flood

Before a Flood

During a Flood

After a Flood

Preparing for a Wildfire

Tornadoes can emerge quickly and without much warning. They can also devastate a community. Here are some resources from the Centers from Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that can be helpful in the aftermath of a tornado.

Before and After a Tornado

Clean Up Safely After a Disaster

Coping with Stress 


Communication
Family Communication Plan for Parents 
Family Communication Plan for Children
Senior Citizens Inc. Yellow Dot Program

Having emergency plans in place just makes good sense. Ready.ga.gov has everything you need to make sure that when a disaster strikes, families know what to do which includes having an up-to-date contact list for those you may need to reach during a disaster and establishing alternate methods of communication in case traditional means are not available.