GA makes program to help renters affected by…

Release: Governor Kemp Announces $552M Georgia Rental Assistance Program Atlanta, GA – Recently, Governor Kemp announced that the State of Georgia has received more than $552 million in stimulus funds through the federal Emergency Rental Assistance…

GECA works to restore Jeff Davis County 911…

Release: GECA aids Jeff Davis County after devastating fire at county 911 Center FEBRUARY 11, 2021 (ATLANTA) – The Georgia Emergency Communications Authority (GECA) worked with local 911 officials to restore critical 911 services using…

GEMA launches STAR Audit to help schools assess…

Release: GEMA/HS Unveils New Program to Help Schools Improve Security (ATLANTA) – The Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency (GEMA/HS) has started a new program to help schools identify vulnerabilities at their facilities and…

SGMC adds around-the-clock OB/GYN emergency care

Release: SGMC Enhances Women’s Healthcare with Dedicated Hospitalists and ED South Georgia Medical Center launched its Obstetrical Gynecology Hospitalist Program and Obstetrics Emergency Department this week to provide 24/7 in hospital OB/GYN availability.  “Adding the…

Red Cross prepares residents for dangerous weather

Release: GEORGIA’S RED CROSS SHARES RESOURCES FOR SEVERE WEATHER PREPAREDNESS WEEK (FEB. 1-5); URGES PLANNING IN ADVANCE OF VOLATILE SPRING STORMS Register online for free, virtual programs that can help families better prepare for emergencies (ATLANTA –…

Tropical Storm Zeta disaster relief now being made…

Release: Major Disaster Declared for 21 Counties, Public Assistance Available (ATLANTA) –Governor Brian Kemp requested a Major Disaster Declaration for Tropical Storm Zeta based on joint federal, state and local preliminary damage assessments totaling more…

GEMA hosts winter weather preparedness campaign

Release: Winter Weather Preparedness Week begins Dec. 7 NOVEMBER 30, 2020 (ATLANTA) – The Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency (GEMA/HS), in partnership with the National Weather Service and the Georgia Department of Transportation,…