During times of emergency, there may be many people in need of assistance. It may take up to 72 hours for emergency services to reach you. This means that residents have an important role to play in emergency preparedness. Learn how to be emergency ready, as well as what to do during and after an emergency.

Before an Emergency

Whether you're just starting to prepare or are a preparedness pro, gathering your emergency supplies isn't hard. Get emergency ready.

During an Emergency

Learn how you can stay informed during an emergency, as well as the difference between sheltering in place and evacuating.

After an Emergency

After any emergency, it is important to know what steps are involved in the recovery process.

Types of Emergencies

Do you know what do in a power failure, flood or winter storm? Learn about some of the risks in Toronto and how you can prepare.