Emergency Management Community

Emergency Management Community

News and Updates

Privacy during disasters or emergencies

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada has developed this Privacy Emergency Kit to help public and private sector organizations enhance the timeliness and content of communications during an emergency, while also giving people confidence that their personal information will be handled appropriately.

This guidance was developed in consultation with provincial and territorial privacy oversight offices across Canada, including Ontario. 

 
Professional Development
 

Whether you are a student, professional or expanding your knowledge, find out about training opportunities, careers and more.

 
Program Resources
 

OFMEM has a variety of provincial programs you can tailor to your community’s needs. Find the tools you need from grant applications to public education products.

 
Incident Management System
 

Learn more about Ontario’s standard system to use at all levels of emergency response.

 
Response Resources
 

What happens during an emergency? Access information on response resources in Ontario.

 
Critical Infrastructure
 

Take a look at this provincial initiative which examines Ontario’s key facilities, systems and networks and the processes to mitigate them from threat.

 
Hazard Identification Risk Assessment
 

Ontario works with communities to conduct a risk assessment to identify the hazards which pose the greatest risk. Learn more.