The mission of the Homer Glen Emergency Management Agency is to prepare our members with the training and proper resources to respond to an emergency or disaster, to assist in recovery efforts following a disaster, and to assist in mitigation to help reduce the effects of disaster situations.
Emergency Management Operation
The Homer Glen Emergency Management Agency is working to provide the community with an effective and efficient emergency management operation which, when applied, will provide the levels of protection for life and property and the recovery assistance which are essential to the residents of the Village of Homer Glen.
Our members are trained in the following standards via approved courses by:
American Heart Association
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Illinois Emergency Management Agency
Local Fire Departments
Local Police Department
National Weather Service
The following is a list of training classes each member must attend:
Basic Incident Command
Emergency Vehicle Operations
Search and Rescue
Severe Weather Spotting
Standard First Aid
Are You Interested in Volunteering?
The Emergency Management Agency is looking for volunteers. Please contact John Robinson by email or at 708-301-0632, ext. 102.