Emergency Management and Homeland Security

Emergency Response Agencies

Washoe County operates on a regional level, recognizing it takes all areas of expertise to assist a region through a disaster. Therefore, there are many professional first responders within Washoe County. To ensure they are ready to respond to to protect your safety, they conduct training throughout the year.


If you would like to volunteer to respond during times of crisis, please visit one of the following sites:

Community Emergency Response Team   Medical Reserve CorpsWashoe County logo

The following agencies have a role in Regional Emergency Response:

Regional Response Agencies and Partners

State Agencies

Federal Agencies

Call 311 to find resources, ask questions, and utilize Washoe County services. Learn More »
Call 311 to find resources, ask questions, and utilize Washoe County services. Learn More »