Rescue Squad Members train in Winter Alpine Search & Rescue During the months of January and February, 14 Henderson County Rescue Squad members spent over 600 hours preparing for and participating in several Winter Alpine Search & Rescue (WASAR) classes. These classes were offered through NC Emergency Management and are designed to train back country responders of Search & Rescue emergencies during winter alpine conditions.
Rescue Squad Members train for Dive Recovery Operations Lumberton, NC
6 Dive Team members participated in a 18 hour Public Safety Diver and Tender class this weekend in Lumberton, NC. Divers faced 38 degree water temp. and 19 degree air temps to improve skills to better serve Henderson County. For more photographs from this and other current training programs be sure to visit our Facebook Page.
Safety team protects Green River racers The Henderson County Rescue Squad working in conjunction with Blue Ridge Fire & Rescue and the local paddling community worked to provide safety for the 2014 Green River Narrows Race. Link to Full Article on BlueRidgeNow.com
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Welcome to the new Website of the Henderson County Rescue Squad. Here you will find information about the Rescue Squad and the services we provide for our community. Feel free to browse around and learn more about us. If you have any questions feel free to contact us by phone or email.
Thanks for the opportunity to serve you.
Since 1957 the purpose of the Henderson County Rescue Squad has been to serve at any time, upon proper request, on any mission of mercy; to aid and assist in case of disaster or accident, within the capacity and mission of the Rescue Squad, where human life is or has been endangered.
If you have any questions or if we may be of service to you feel free to contact us.
- Postal address:
- PO Box 1729, Hendersonville, NC 28793
- Physical address:
- 322 Williams St. Hendersonville, NC 28792
- Electronic mail:
Banner images courtesy of HCRS members & the Hendersonville Times-News