The Department of Emergency Management plans emergency responses and staffs an Emergency Operations Center at Fire…More Station 2 on Jennings Road during all major natural disasters. This center becomes the central focus of emergency operations when catastrophic events occur in Fairfield.
The town's emergency services information telephone number (203-254-4899) is a product of the Department of Emergency Management.
The 2009-10 budget for the Department of Emergency Management is $25,227 and 50 percent of this budget is reimbursed by state and federal grants.
Fire Chief Richard Felner was appointed in January 2002 as the town's director of emergency management.
The Fairfield office of the Center for Women & Families of Eastern Fairfield County offers programs and services…More to address and prevent sexual and domestic abuse.
The center services six area communities working with police departments, hospitals and clients who call for help on its hotlines.
The Center for Women & Families of Eastern Fairfield County's programs include clinical services, crisis services and court advocacy. It also provides education for members of the community, businesses and schools.
The center offers an emergency shelter. It provides individual and family therapy. The center also does legal advocacy in the form of restraining orders. It provides case management and counseling in cases of crisis.
The Center for Women & Families of Eastern Fairfield County also has an investigative team to deal with child sexual assault cases.