Posted on: April 13, 2022
Declaring National Public Safety Dispatcher Week
WHEREAS, emergencies can occur at any time that require police, fire, or emergency medical; and
WHEREAS, public safety dispatchers are not visible as the men and women wh...Read on...
Posted on: March 9, 2022
Press Release from the Delaware Department of Agriculture and Maryland Department of Agriculture.
Any press inquiries should be directed to
If you have any questions, need additional information or would like to arrange an interview, ple...Read on...
Posted on: February 23, 2022
DES was recently invited to Symphony Village to celebrate George Drake and thank him for all of his work with our Symphony Village Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). We thank George for his many years of service and dedication to his community. Geo...Read on...
Posted on: January 18, 2022
High School Seniors Complete Community Emergency Response Team Training
Seniors at the Queen Anne’s County High School enrolled in the Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, recently completed Community Emergency Response Team (C...Read on...
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Posted on: January 11, 2022
REGIONAL HEALTH OFFICIALS REQUEST PUBLIC’S HELP TO REDUCE STRAIN ON SYSTEM
EASTON, Md. - (January 11, 2022) – Regional county officials, including the emergency medical services (EMS) departments of Caroline, Dorcheste...Read on...
Posted on: October 8, 2021
Will Your Cell Phone Still Be Able to Call 911 in 2022?
Plan now for the phase out of 3G cellular networks and service.
If you are currently using an older cellular device, you may need to upgrade before your provider shuts down the 3G network in ...Read on...
Posted on: May 20, 2021
Queen Anne's County, Md.—Washington, D.C.’s Gateway to the Atlantic—Leads State in Equipping EMS with Mobile Access to Patient Medication History
Gives paramedics and EMTs rapid, secure access to life-saving...Read on...
Posted on: September 2, 2021
Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services Recognized for a Fourth Year with the Gold Plus Lifeline EMS Award
Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services has received the American Heart Association&rsquo...Read on...
Posted on: October 15, 2021
On Thursday, October 14th, members of the Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services EMS-Division visited Dessert First in Kent Narrows, for their “Puppy Hour.” Not only did Paramedics Emily Voshell, Andrew Hughes, ...Read on...
Posted on: July 26, 2021
Queen Anne's County Department of Emergency Services would like to thank Maryland Emergency Deployment Search and Rescue for training with our staff in June. Each shift was trained in the foundational skills of water rescue, which includes basic ...
Posted on: December 6, 2018
A few months ago we asked the public to help us update the Hazard Mitigation Plan by answering a survey. To read the updated plan go to www.qacdes.com and click on the Hazard Mitigation link on the left side.
Posted on: August 4, 2021
QAC Department of Health Welcomes New Team Members to Addiction and Prevention Services
Join us in welcoming two new Peer Support Specialists and one new Prevention Outreach Specialist to our amazing team. We are expanding our outreach services that offer ...Read on...
Posted on: August 16, 2021
QAC Goes Purple Kick Off Event in Centreville on September 1
Queen Anne’s County is going purple again this September. To kick off the month-long awareness campaign an event is planned for September 8 at 7:30 pm in front of the historic...Read on...