Who we are
The Ellenville First Aid & Rescue Squad, Inc., is a Not-for -Profit,
501(C)(3)) corporation organized inn 1955 to provide Emergency
Medical Services to the residents and visitors of the Ellenville, NY area.
We are a New York State Department of Health Certified Advanced Life
Support Ambulance Agency. The Basic Life Support (BLS) function is
staffed by volunteer Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT's), drivers
and crew members. The Advanced Life Support (ALS) function is staffed
by paid, career paramedics.
What we do
The Ellenville First Aid & Rescue Squad, Inc., provides Emergency Medical Services, BLS and
ALS, to nearly 130 square miles of the Town of Wawarsing, NY served by the Cragsmoor,
Ellenville and Napanoch Fire Districts. The Squad also has a Jaws of Life Rescue Team, a Rope
Rescue Team and a Dive Team for Water and Ice rescue
- Basic Life Support (BLS) Emergency Ambulance Service
- Advance Life Support (ALS) Emergency Ambulance Service
- Jaws of Life Rescue Team
- Rope Rescue Team
- Dive/Water - Ice Rescue Team
- Search and Rescue
- Inter-facility and hospital to home transfers
- Junior Squad for ages 15-17
- Standbys at community events
- Mutual aid to neighboring services
|1 Webster St.
Ellenville, NY 12428
|Ellenville First Aid & Rescue
|2011 Calls = 1309
2012 Calls = 1351
2013 Calls as of 8/10/2013 = 876
Junior Squad membership is open to individuals 15-17 years of age who
reside in the communities we serve and are in good academic standing.
Senior Squad membership is open to individuals at least age 18 who live,
work or are willing to stay in our service area. Members are expected to take
provided training, IE CPR, CFR, EMT, and agree to a duty period.
Join us Applications can be downloaded here (Adobe Reader required) and
returned to Membership Chairman, EFA&RS, 1 Webster St., Ellenville, NY