Location: 200 E. Berry St., Suite 360, Fort Wayne, IN 46802 • Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday - Friday
Meet the Staff: Matt Brokaw, CERT/MRC Coordinator
The Emergency Preparedness Division is responsible for the Department of Health's emergency preparedness and response activities. This includes developing and updating the emergency response plan, maintaining the Department's supplies and equipment used during a response, and providing training on the emergency response plan. The division also coordinates with local and state agencies in the planning and response to emergencies and with the Medical Reserve Corps of Allen County.
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During a disaster, while cell phones may not work for local calls, they may still work for long distance calls. So it is good practice to establish an out of the area contact which all family members can call to pass information through to each other.