Due to extremely cold conditions, the City is implementing special measures to keep people who are homeless safe. If you see someone who needs shelter, call (215) 232-1984.
In effect: 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 04 until further notice

COVID-19 vaccine

The vaccine is now available for certain groups. Learn more about the City’s plans for distributing vaccines. If you're interested in getting the vaccine, sign up today!



ReadyPhiladelphia provides you with alerts about emergencies, weather alerts, mass transit and other important information. Learn more

Hazard Mitigation Plan

FEMA requires the City to update the Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP) every five years. Learn more

Emergency Operations Plan

The City's Emergency Operations Plan establishes the doctrine and principles for the City of Philadelphia’s emergency management program. Learn more

READYHome READYBusiness READYCommunity Preparedness Workshops

Introduction page to Office of Emergency Management, free READY programs. Learn more

Training and Exercises

OEM works with local, regional, state, and federal partners to conduct preparedness exercises. Learn more