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WINTER WEATHER PREPAREDNESS

Winter is coming! Are you ready? View in FEMA Multimedia Library HERE ARE SOME TIPS FOR WINTER PREPAREDNESS: Winterize your home by adding insulation to walls and attics, caulking and weather-stripping doors and windows and installing storm windows or covering […]

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NPM 4 – Get Involved! Be Part of Something Larger

Ways to become involved: Help get your business, campus, faith-based organization and community prepared for an emergency. Take SKYWARN training and become a trained weather spotter. Develop a preparedness program for your business, campus, house of worship to plan for […]

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NPM 3 – Practice and Build Out Your Plans

Week 3: September 17-23 Practice and Build Out Your Plans Here some suggestions: Maintain an emergency savings account for use in case of emergency. Know how to access community resources- (shelters, food banks, etc.). Make digital copies of important documents […]

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NPM 2 – Plan to Help Your Neighbors and Community

WAYS YOU CAN HELP: Learn skills you need to help yourself and others until help arrives. Check on your neighbors, when it is safe to do so. Your neighbor may have to rely on you during an emergency or you […]

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May 5, 2016 – EOC Exercise 2
2015-08-18 – Fred McMullen – NWS – Skywarn Training
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OUR MISSION

The mission of the Guernsey County EMA is to maintain a high level of preparedness, to protect the citizens of Guernsey County, to mitigate the loss of life and vital assets prior to, during, and after a disaster; and to facilitate a speedy recovery.

We focus on continuing programs through Outreach, Coordination, Planning, Training, Exercising.

We prepare for all hazards and for all four phases of emergency management
Mitigation     Preparedness     Response     Recovery