Gov. Wolf Announces Additional Counties Approved for Federal Disaster Assistance from Remnants of Ida
Residents (homeowners & renters) as well as businesses within Northampton County that experienced damages due to Tropical Storm Ida are now eligible to apply for assistance. The major disaster declaration through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will provide federal funding and services to eligible individuals and households through their agency as well via the Small Business Administration (SBA). Visit one or both of the agencies below to register and/or learn more.
NCEMS in conjunction with local, state, and federal partners maintains a constant state of readiness for disasters of all kinds. NCEMS is comprised of motivated, dedicated, and well trained professionals providing exceptional leadership and guidance in comprehensive emergency management services.
NCEMS is charged with protecting the county by coordinating and integrating all activities necessary to prevent, prepare for, mitigate against, respond to, and recover from all hazards.
We undertake this mission with a clear customer-focus and the recognition that people are our most valuable asset. We value the contributions and dedication of the personnel who staff the emergency response and management systems. We employ and deploy the best available technologies and resources in support of our mission.
Our sense of Duty recognizes the importance of our mission to the communities we serve. It ensures that we always remember that we are a part of something much bigger than ourselves.
Our Integrity ensures that actions taken in the pursuit of our mission are ethical, and promote the philosophy of the greatest good.
Our commitment to Excellence drives us to work harder and never stop improving.