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Public Health Emergencies

The DuPage County Health Department is the lead DuPage County agency in the event of a public health emergency. The Health Department will be assisted and supported by the DuPage County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management when responding to public health threats. The Health Department also works closely with Homeland Security when there are any other types of incidents or emergencies impacting DuPage County.

For current information on emergencies in the DuPage County area including warming centers, shelters, cooling centers, etc. please go to protectdupage.org