Harrisonburg Rescue Squad

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Special Operations

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Community Outreach

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Harrisonburg Rescue Squad is an all-volunteer EMS agency that provides service to the City of Harrisonburg, Virginia and parts of Rockingham County.  HRS owns and maintains a full fleet complete with ambulances, response vehicles, a Heavy Rescue Vehicle, and a Mass Casualty Incident Response Unit.  They offer new member training, EVOC certification, and many other EMS courses free of charge to their membership.  HRS has approximately 200 active volunteer members and responds to over 10,000 calls-for-service per year. The volunteers take pride in the ability to provide extensive life-saving services to the local community.
There are many ways to show your support for the community and Harrisonburg Rescue Squad.  Browse through the membership pages and find out how you can become an asset to the team or contact us and share your kind words and comments.  We continue to rely heavily on backing from the community and are extremely appreciative of any support we receive.