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Georgia Emergency Management Agency

The Georgia Emergency Management Agency works with other government agencies to teach preparedness, lessen the effects of a hazard, and strengthen response and recovery efforts. GEMA also supports homeland security initiatives that protect state residents' lives and properties and reduce, or entirely prevent, the negative impacts of terrorism.


935 E. Confederate Ave., SE
Atlanta, GA 30316

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How do I report suspicious activity?

Contact your local law enforcement if you suspect any wrongdoing.

How do I apply for a GEMA training course?

Learn more about training courses and how to get involved in them.

How do I apply for a homeland security grant?

You'll need to contact the All Hazards Council in your area. Read more about councils.

How do I prepare for the different types of disasters that may impact me?

Visit GEMA's Ready Georgia website to learn about how to prepare for Georgia-specific disasters. You can also create an online profile and receive a tailored communications plan for the entire family and a list of the specific amount of supplies to put in your household Ready kit.