Welcome to NHC Emergency Management

New Hanover County Emergency Management works year-round to build a resilient community that is prepared to respond quickly and efficiently to natural and man-made disasters. During emergency events, the department partners with local, state, and federal agencies to keep the county’s residents and visitors safe. The department also facilitates recovery efforts to rebuild our community following disasters.

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New Hanover County Emergency Management

The New Hanover County Public Safety Communications Center is a consolidated 911 emergency communications facility.
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New Hanover County Emergency Management shared a post.Friday, January 24th, 2020 at 12:07am
#Florence was Earth-shaking...but we have learned so many lessons and made so many partnerships along the road to #recovery. Here is an example of a couple of our partners with National Center for Disaster Preparedness, Columbia University and Resiliency Task Force New Hanover County who have been leading the way in helping enhance preparedness for children in the community. #backtobettertogether New Hanover Disaster Coalition
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National Center for Disaster Preparedness, Columbia University
Surviving a disaster will change your perspective on the value of preparedness & planning for yourself and the children in your community. Listen to the voices of our Phase 2 RCRC Communities in Puerto Rico and North Carolina as they share how their experiences have paved the way for building relationships and strengthening emergency plans in their communities. [Subtitled in English and Spanish] Sobrevivir a un desastre cambiará su perspectiva sobre el valor de la preparación y la planificación para usted y los niños en su comunidad. Escuche las voces de nuestras comunidades de la Fase 2 de la iniciativa RCRC en Puerto Rico y Carolina del Norte mientras comparten cómo sus experiencias han hecho más fácil el camino para construir relaciones y fortalecer planes de emergencia en sus comunidades. [Subtitulado en inglés y español] Communities In Schools of Robeson County Communities In Schools of Cape Fear New Hanover County Government, NC New Hanover County Emergency Management Robeson County Administration/Government Instituto del Desarrollo de la Juventud New Hanover Disaster Coalition Resiliency Task Force New Hanover County https://vimeo.com/383159586
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New Hanover County Emergency Management shared a post.Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 at 8:51pm
Are you in a leadership position with a local faith-based or non-profit entity? FEMA has many resources to help you prepare for and recover from disasters. Check out this upcoming webinar to help you prepare. #ReadyNHC
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New Hanover County Emergency Management shared a post.Sunday, January 19th, 2020 at 6:10pm
How much longer until spring? Asking for a friend.😆 Good tips from Cape Fear Public Utility Authority for this colder weather coming this week. #ReadyNHC
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New Hanover County Emergency Management shared a post.Thursday, January 16th, 2020 at 1:50pm
Remember, wipers on, headlights on! #ReadyNHC
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New Hanover County Emergency ManagementFriday, January 10th, 2020 at 6:12pm
Working with regional public safety, utility, and college partners to develop a three-year strategic plan to collaborate on training and exercise development. #ReadyNHC #alwaystraining
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New Hanover County Emergency ManagementThursday, January 9th, 2020 at 3:41pm
Thank you to our law enforcement partners with New Hanover County Sheriff's Office, Wilmington, NC Police Department, Wrightsville Beach Police Department, Carolina Beach Police Department, Kure Beach Police, UNCW Police, North Carolina State Highway Patrol, and so many other law enforcement partners for all you do! #ReadyNHC
Emergency Management: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 115 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-6900 • Fax 910-798-6904