Emergency Management Agency
Our goal is to provide valuable information that will assist you with understanding the various aspects of Emergency Management and how our office assists you, as members of Cumberland County, in the event of disaster.
Please take the time to familiarize yourself with the information we have provided on this site. In the event of an actual emergency situation, your knowledge of what to do will be of great benefit to you and your family.
What We Do
The Cumberland County Emergency Management Agency (CCEMA) is responsible for the disaster preparedness of our residents; communication and coordination of emergency services before, during, and after a disaster; development of contingency and preparedness plans; and providing education on how to prepare for and reduce the effects of disasters. The Cumberland County Emergency Management Agency (CCEMA) is an independent department of the county government, reporting to the County Commissioners through the County Manager.
To provide Cumberland County residents, local municipal governments, businesses and industries, and non-profit organizations the education and support necessary to build, sustain, and improve the capability to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from all types of disasters through a comprehensive, risk-based, all-hazard emergency management program.
Cumberland County Emergency Management Agency is dedicated to building a safer future through effective partnerships of local government, emergency services, private sector, and volunteer agencies to save lives, protect property and reduce the effects of disasters through preparedness, prevention, planning, response, and recovery activities.