FEMAs mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.
The Department of Homeland Security has a vital mission: to secure the nation from the many threats we face. This requires the dedication of more than 230,000 employees in jobs that range from aviation and border security to emergency response, from cybersecurity analyst to chemical facility inspector. Our duties are wide-ranging, but our goal is clear: keeping America safe.
The Disaster Assistance Improvement Program’s (DAIP) mission is to provide disaster survivors with information, support, services and a mechanism to access and apply for disaster assistance through collaborative, data-sharing efforts between federal, tribal, state, local and private sector partners.
Cornwall Volunteer Ambulance Corp located in the beautiful Orange County New York has been serving the residents of Cornwall, Cornwall on the Hudson, Mountainville (a hamlet within Cornwall), and mutual aiding to surrounding towns since 1955.
Using amateur radio stations for civil defense communications, during periods of local, regional, or national civil emergencies. Utilizing its resources to provide communicators in support of the county, generally during severe weather, flooding, natural disasters, mass casualties, or at other times.