News From Guernsey County Emergency Management Agency
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 […]
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 […]
We all can take action to prepare! This September, National Preparedness Month (NPM) will be focusing on planning. This year’s theme is “Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can.” We all can help first responders in our community by training how to respond […]
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