Health Department - Public Health Emergency Preparedness

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The Wood County Health Department wants to ensure that you are informed and prepared for public health emergencies within Wood County.

In the event of a public health emergency, Health Department staff can be reached 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. During business hours please contact the Health Department at 715-421-8911 or 715-387-8646. If you need to report a public health emergency during non-business hours, please call 911.

Interested in helping out in an emergency?

Register with the Wisconsin Emergency Assistance Volunteer Registry (WEAVR) today!

Go to https://weavrwi.org/ for more information and registration details.

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Emergency Preparedness Planning

Are you ready for an emergency or disaster? Click on the links below to find more information about how to be prepared.

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