Emergency Management


The Department of Emergency Management protects communities by coordinating and integrating all activities necessary to build, sustain, and improve the capability to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from threatened or actual natural disasters, acts of terrorism, or other man-made disasters.

Interested in Helping Your Community Through C.E.R.T.?

C.E.R.T. (Citizen Emergency Response Training) is free and will be held February 3, 10, and 17, 2022 from 6-8 p.m. and February 19, 2022 from 8:30 - 4 p.m. in the Gloucester Emergency Operations Center. COVID precautions and social distancing will be in effect. Space is limited. Teens are welcome.

For more information or to register, email em@gloucesterva.info , visit https://www.gloucesterva.info/398/CERT-Training or call 804-693-1390.



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Additional Information

Middle Peninsula All Hazards Mitigation Plan 2016
Disaster Preparedness Quick Guide FINAL as of 6 29 2020_Page_1