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Oregon Prepared 2019
The 6th annual Oregon Prepared Workshop, March 18-22 in Bend, Oregon, brings together 500 people in the field of emergency management from across the state for a week of informative presentations, sharing of lessons learned, networking and connecting. This year’s theme is “Redefining the Emergency Management Community.” The event is sponsored by OEM and Oregon Health Authority.

OEM Year in Review
2018 was another busy and successful year for the Oregon’s Office of Emergency Management. The 2018 OEM Year in Review showcases programs, projects, grants and outreach from the past 12 months. Take a look at our 2018 Year in Review.

OEM Strategic Plan

In 2018, OEM spent several months revising its strategic plan which defines the mission, vision, core values and goals for the agency. The updated document outlines strategic goal areas and metrics to evaluate the agency’s progress. The plan also includes the director’s standing orders, or priorities for OEMOEM Strategic Plan

2 Weeks Ready
Experience has shown that in the aftermath of large disasters, it may take weeks before help can arrive. While first responders are at the ready to assist wherever, whenever needed, the Oregon Office of Emergency Management encourages people to create preparedness kits to maintain self-sufficiency for a minimum of two weeks. OEM has a host of publications, videos and other resources to help you to be 2 Weeks Ready.



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