The Emerald Emergency Planning Group (EEPG) is the umbrella body for recovery in the local area, preparing for bushfires and storms to ensure that a local response is ready. The EEPG began as a place for coordination between emergency services in the Emerald area and then grew to include community groups.

img_3828Echo Youth and Family Services are the chair of the EEPG and members include:

  • CFA
  • SES
  • Police
  • Ambulance
  • Cardinia Shire
  • DHS
  • Schools & Service Clubs
  • Churches
  • Doctors