Office of Disaster Management

Office of Disaster Management

Mission Statement

To ensure the Health Sector is able to effectively prevent, mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from emergencies and disasters.

Components of Disaster Management:

Prevention and Mitigation
To ensure the health sector is capable of eliminating or reducing the risk from hazards that may affect the health needs of Manitobans.

Preparedness
To ensure the health sector is capable of meeting the health needs of Manitobans during and after disasters.

Response
To ensure the health sector is capable of providing a coordinated provincial response that will meet the health needs of Manitobans.

Recovery
To ensure the health sector is capable of meeting the health needs of Manitobans after a disaster by efficiently returning to ‘pre-disaster’ operations.


Contact Information:

Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living
Office of Disaster Management
Unit 7 - 1680 Ellice Ave.
Winnipeg, Manitoba  R3H 0Z2
CANADA
Phone:  204-945-1444
FAX:  204-948-2531
E-mail:  odm@gov.mb.ca