Adopting and promoting emergency management principles/practices by using an integrated approach to assist First Nations in developing community all-hazards emergency Preparedness and Response Plans. Timely, efficient and effective response during an emergency event can minimize health impacts including saving lives, minimize the risk of infrastructure damage and reduce the economic impact on a community. Assessing needs and building emergency management capacity, leads to healthier and safer communities.
The four pillars of emergency management are:
The following links provide information on emergency preparedness, emergency contact numbers and training programs through the four Atlantic Provinces: