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Steve Nichols

P.O. Box 911
Jefferson, GA 30549
(706) 367-5202 office
(706) 367-6427 fax

Welcome to Jackson County Emergency Services

Jackson County Emergency Services operates as a department of Jackson County, Georgia Government. Within this department, three interrelated divisions function to provide essential emergency services to citizens and visitors: Emergency Medical Services (EMS); Enhanced 911 Communications (E911); and Emergency Management Agency (EMA). This department is lead by one emergency services director who oversees operations, develops long range plans, budgets expenditures, and coordinates the diverse activities of all divisions.

We welcome you to our site and we hope that you find it both educational and informative. We intend to educate the public on the services that we as a department provide and we hope that the information contained here can assist in educating our citizens. Please contact us with any questions or if you would like to   see any additional information included on our site.

EMSEmergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Services is responsible  for the delivery of prehospital emergency care to the citizens and visitors of Jackson County. The men and women of EMS accomplish this by the utilization of seven strategically located ambulances throughout the county staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with EMT's and Paramedics who are dedicated to the excellent delivery of patient care to all our patients. Read more

E-911 E-911 Communications
E-911 is the first point of contact the public has when reporting emergency or non-emergency situations in the county. Calls are answered by the dedicated and professional staff of 911 who direct the appropriate resources to the needs of the caller based on the information gathered within the first seconds of receiving the initial call into their new state-of-the art facility. Read more

Emergency Management Agency
The Emergency Management Agency is responsible for ensuring that the numerous public and private entities in the county and all it's jurisdictions are prepared to respond to and mitigate any man-made or natural disasters. Jackson County Rescue is a subdivision of EMA and they are responsible for responding with EMS crews to numerous different medical calls and automobile accidents. Read more