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Being prepared for disasters and emergencies can seem like a big job. Many people don’t know where to start, so they never start at all. With Do 1 Thing you can take small steps that make a big difference in an emergency.

Do 1 Thing is a 12-month program that makes it easy for you to prepare yourself, your family, and your community for emergencies or disasters. Learn more.

The South Milwaukee Health Department is committed to Public Health Emergency Preparedness planning and encourages residents to do the same.  A specific concern is planning and preparing for an event that would require the Health Department to dispense medication or provide vaccination to city residents.  Click below for a fact sheet containing information to assist residents in being better prepared for this type of emergency.  Please contact the Health Department if you have questions or concerns.

POD Fact Sheet