The Kankakee County Health Department plays an important role in emergency preparedness for Kankakee County. KCHD coordinates trainings and drills within the organization and with partners throughout the county and state to be prepared for man-made and natural disasters.
The most likely threats to Kankakee County are severe weather related, including tornadoes and snow storms. It is important for individuals and families to be prepared for any type of disaster.
Have a basic disaster kit ready for an emergency: