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Charles County VRS
PO Box 40
La Plata, MD 20646
Ambulance for Sale
Lieutenant Robert Ansell, August 08
The Charles County Rescue Squad is listing Ambulance 518, a 2009 GMC C-4500 Horton 553 for sale. The unit will have approximately 80,000 miles at the time of delivery.
Features of the unit include but are not limited to:
-Stryker power-pro stretcher mount
-Full whelen LED lighting package
-Dual whelen sirens, 400w of total siren output
-Zico electric oxygen bottle lift
More photos of the unit ... (Full Story & Photos)
Southern Star Pl Working Fire
EMT Kelly Raff, June 13
On June 12th, units from the Charles County Volunteer Rescue Squad responded to a working house fire in La Plata. Ambulance 517 responded with EMT Bobby Simpson (Driver) and EMT Kelly Raff (OIC). EMS Duty 51 also responded (Sgt. Ansell). EMS 51 units assisted with firefighter rehabilitation and management of the medical branch.
This fire brought over 100 firefighters to the scene. Units from La Plata, ... (Full Story & Photos)
Joe Corbi Fundraiser
Chief's Aide Ashley Martin-Gregory, April 13
ATTENTION ALL MEMBERS:
The Joe Corbi Fundraiser is underway, the order forms are located in the new building on the CCVRS Trunk that is located in the hallway in a brown box. Please stop by and pick-up a form. Take you work, or to your family members. Please help support the squad and lets sell some pizzas and other goodies.
Remember, all the money that is raised during our fundraisers go toward ... (Full Story)
Christmas Craft/Vendor Bazaar
On Saturday, December 12th, the Charles County Volunteer Rescue Squad will be holding a Christmas Craft/Vendor Bazaar from 9 AM to 2 PM. Come out and do your last minute Christmas shopping!
Proceeds will benefit the Charles County Volunteer Rescue Squad.
Contact: Captain Turner 301-399-8913... (Full Story & Photos)
National Night Out 2015
Chief's Aide Ashley Martin-Gregory, August 06
On Tuesday, August 4, 2015 we participated in National Night Out. We had a amazing time, going around to the different neighborhoods and community centers that were participating in this years event. We want to thank all who helped make this years National Night Out a success.... (Full Story & Photos)
The Charles County Rescue Squad was founded in 1952 with the mission to provide volunteer Emergency Medical Care to the citizens of Charles County. Today, our volunteer's run more than 2000 emergency calls a year throughout LaPlata and the surrounding areas. While our Advance Life-Support (ALS) unit is now staffed by career personnel from the County, our Basic Life-Support (BLS) ambulances', Operations and Administration functions remain entirely volunteer. If you would like to lend support to our mission by becoming a volunteer or through donation, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 301-934-4434.
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