Division of Emergency Management & Homeland Security

The Division of Homeland Security and Homeland Security of the Department of Public Safety (DEMHS) provides aid and support to Vermont’s Local Emergency Management Directors (LEMDs), Local Emergency Planning Committees (LEPCs), Regional Planning Commissions (RPCs), Community Emergency Response Teams (CERTs), state agencies, and emergency response providers. Through its programs, both before, during, and after times of crisis, DEMHS empowers local communities through disaster preparedness programs, guidance and technical assistance.

Vermont Emergency Management


Temporary EM Portal





Vermont Homeland Security


Temporary HSU Portal