Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad
P. O. Box 160
Charlottesville, Virginia 22902-0160
|Primary Contact||Virginia Leavell|
|Primary Focus Area||Health and Safety|
To provide continuously improving high quality emergency medical services and special rescue services to the citizens of Charlottesville, Albemarle and the University of Virginia communities by utilizing the collaborative effort of a diverse team of highly skilled volunteers in alliance with partner agencies.
Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad (CARS), an all-volunteer agency, has been providing Emergency Medical Services to the City of Charlottesville and part of Albemarle County Virginia continuously since 1960. CARS operates 7 advanced life support ambulances, 2 advanced life support quick response vehicles, a heavy rescue truck, a water rescue truck, 2 boats, a command car and a mass casualty incident truck. CARS vehicles answer approximately 6900 requests for service annually.
|Title:||Annual Fund Drive|
|Description:||Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad seeks contributions annually to help meet the organizational yearly budget as well as to purchase of capital equipment.|