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Emergency Management - Main Office

Hours
M - F: 8am - 5pm

Email
emdo@osceola.org

Phone
(407) 742-9000

Address

2586 Partin Settlement Road

Kissimmee, FL 34744

Contact Us

Florida Statute requires county emergency management to provide the leadership and direction to effectively care for the community of special needs individuals in times of disaster.

Osceola County Emergency Management and partners have demonstrated consistent excellence in the planning and execution of the Special Needs Program.

The program includes annual registration and education for individuals with special needs. During periods of threatened conditions, Osceola County provides special needs sheltering for those who require sheltering. Partner organizations, such as the Osceola Council On Aging and the Department of Health, come together to ensure the utmost in care during a sheltering event. Scroll down to view a list of Osceola County Sheltersspecifically designated for special needs individuals. To view the entire shelter list, please click on the SHELTER LIST link in the menu list.

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Register for the Special Needs Program

Step 1

  • Read the application instructions and checklist here.

Step 2

OR

  • Fill out our PDF / printable version of the application and email to specialneeds@osceola.org, or deliver the paper form to:

Osceola County Emergency Management
Attention: Special Needs Registration
2586 Partin Settlement Road
Kissimmee, FL 34744

Questions? Email specialneeds@osceola.org or call 407-742-9001.
Fax: 407-742-9022

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Evacuation Checklist

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