Visit the Emergency Management BC website for information on disaster preparedness including earthquakes, tsunami and floods.

You can also obtain specific online information from Emergency Preparedness Canada on the following subjects:

  • Floods — what to do before and after
  • Prepared for the woods
  • Prepare to Survive a Major Earthquake
  • Severe Storms
  • Winter Driving - you, your car and winter storms
  • Basic Rescue Skills
  • In case of an Emergency & Evacuation the Community Centre is the Emergency Shelter

Emergency Social Services (or ESS) is a provincial emergency response program. ESS are those services required to preserve the well-being of people affected by an emergency or disaster.