This is the official website for the Emergency Management Agency and Homeland Security Office serving Madison County, Indiana. The mission of the Madison County Emergency Management Agency and Homeland Security Office is to protect the lives and property of the residents of Madison County from technological, man-made, and Natural Disasters. Our agency is made up of approximately 150 volunteers who are highly trained to respond to emergency situations.


Emergency management is the managerial function charged with creating the framework within which communities reduce vulnerability to hazards and cope with disasters.


Emergency management protects communities by coordinating and integrating all activities necessary to build, sustain, and improve the capability to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from threatened or actual natural disasters, acts of terrorism, or other man-made disasters.


Emergency management seeks to promote safer, less vulnerable communities with the capacity to cope with hazards and disasters.