Emergency Management Services

The Douglas County Emergency Management Department provides a wide range of services to support our community before, during, and after times of crisis, including:

  • Emergency Response Coordination: We work closely with first responders, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners, government agencies, and community organizations to ensure a coordinated and effective response during emergencies.
  • Public Education and Outreach: We offer educational resources, workshops, and training programs to help individuals, families, and businesses prepare for disasters.
  • Emergency Planning and Preparedness: Our team assists in developing emergency plans for businesses, schools, and government entities, ensuring that they are well-prepared for any crisis.
  • Resource Management: We manage and allocate resources such as personnel, equipment, and supplies to respond effectively to emergencies.
  • Emergency Preparedness: We help individuals, families, and businesses prepare for the unexpected. 

For more information on emergency preparedness upcoming events or to get in touch with Emergency Manager Emily Ring, please call or email:

Phone: (541) 440-6025

Email: emily.ring@douglascountyor.gov