Aquia Harbour Volunteer Rescue Squad

 

2018 volunteer Hours
Jan 1730 Jan 1263 Jan 1032 Jan 744
Feb 1497 Feb 1324 Feb 996 Feb 563
Mar 1781 Mar 1649 Mar 899 Mar 822
Apr 1268 Apr 1460 Apr 879 Apr 678
May 1577 May 1317 May 867 May 524
June 1442 June 1348 Jun 1065 Jun 1036
July 1851 July 1355 Jul 1115 Jul 614
Aug 2042 Aug 1043 Aug 1237 Aug 463
Sept 1658 Sep 1316 Sep 1150 Sep 1041
Oct 1731 Oct 1081 Oct 1083 Oct 812
Nov 1755 Nov 1505 Nov 915 Nov 809
Dec 1833 Dec 1469 Dec 1244 Dec 619
Year 2018 Year 2017 Year 2016 Year 2015
17507 16130 12482 8714
17507 16130 12482 8714

2019 Volunteer Hours
Jan Jan 1730 Jan 1263 Jan 1032
Feb Feb 1497 Feb 1324 Feb 996
Mar 1685 Mar 1781 Mar 1649 Mar 899
April - 1185 Apr 1268 Apr 1460 Apr 879
May 1397 May 1577 May 1317 May 867
June 1602 June 1442 June 1348 June 1065
July 1508 July 1851 July 1355 July 1115
Aug 2042 Aug 1043 Aug 1237
Sept 1658 Sept 1316 Sept 1150
Oct 1731 Oct 1081 Oct 1083
Nov 1755 Nov 1505 Nov 915
Dec 1833 Dec 1469 Dec 619
Year 2019 Year 2018 Year 2017 Year 2016
17507 16130 12482
Total 17507    

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Welcome to the Official Website for the Aquia Harbour Volunteer Rescue Squad

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AHVRS Celebrates 30 Years for Service

President Chris Schoon, July 21

It’s here! 30th Anniversary for the Aquia Harbour Volunteer Rescue Squad.

I have been posting pictures from the past in our article for the past few months. There are a few more with this article, but it is time to look at the present and the future. We received a new Advanced Life Support Ambulance from the County this past month.

Current membership - 62 July 21,1989 – 10

Paramedics, Intermediates All ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Be Prepared class 
February 23, 2019
Be Prepared class February 23, 2019

Be Prepared- Girl Scout Gold Award Program

Ellen Poe, EMT - B, March 02

Be Prepared - It takes a community

It takes a community of people to make a difference, and that’s what happened at the Aquia Harbour Volunteer Rescue Squad Training Center on Saturday, February 23rd. High school students from our community got together and received hands-on training in emergency situations. They learned how to use an epi-pen, how to splint, the proper way to perform CPR compressions, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Squad Person of the Year 2018

President Chris Schoon, December 08

I want to announce our new Squad Person of the Year: Kathy Webster. Kathy was recognized at the Squad’s Banquet in October. Kathy has been with us for just over a year. In that short time, she has become an integral part of our squad. She stepped up in April when our Supply Lt. relocated to North Carolina. Kathy is an EMT-B, very committed to her patients and crew. Her organizational skills were put ... (Full Story & Photos)

Kathy Webster
Squad Person of the Year 2018
Kathy Webster Squad Person of the Year 2018

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Baileigh McBride - EMT -B
Baileigh McBride - EMT -B

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Vice President Chris Schoon, October 09

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
“Far too many women, 1 in 8 to be precise, are diagnosed with breast cancer. Thanks to earlier detection – through screening and increased awareness – and better treatments, a woman’s risk of dying from breast cancer has dropped almost 40 percent between 1989 and 2015, saving 322,000 lives.”
This statistic is from the Women’s Health Network. I am one of those ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Congratulations, Graduates! Spring Fire & EMS Recruit Classes

Vice President Chris Schoon, July 15

Last night I attended the Stafford County Volunteer EMS and Fire Recruit Academy graduation held at Stafford Senior High School. This night celebrated the time and efforts of the students on their completion of over 150 hours of classroom and skills time that started in January. The Aquia Harbour Volunteer Rescue squad had students in both classes. Congratulation to Matt Bingham and Garrett Casey ... (Full Story & Photos)

Victoria Sommer, President Angela Wilhelm,Matt Bingham, Ellenah Garcia, Rescue Chief Jayne Toellner (back row);                                          Nelson Bruni and Garrett Casey (Front)
Victoria Sommer, President Angela Wilhelm,Matt Bingham, Ellenah Garcia, Rescue Chief Jayne Toellner (back row); Nelson Bruni and Garrett Casey (Front)

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  Thirty Years of Service

 Aquia Harbour Volunteer Rescue Squad has been proudly serving the residents of

Stafford County since July 21st,1989.

Starting as a first response team in the Harbour, the squad quickly expanded and now serves over 18,000 homes. Our first due response area includes, Aquia Harbour, U.S. Route 1 south to Foreston Drive and north to Telegraph Road, west on Route 610 (Garrisonville Road) to Shelton Shop road including the subdivisions north and south of Rte. 610. Aquia Harbour Rescue is one of the busiest station in Stafford County with easy access to Route 1, I-95 and Garrisonville Road.

Our organization consists of EVOC certified drivers, EMT-Bs, EMT-Advanced, EMT-Intermediates, and Paramedics with a support group of administrative members. Our apparatus include Advanced Life Support (ALS) Ambulance, and Basic Life Support Ambulance (BLS), a Response Vehicle, and Fire Engine (Engine 9 is staffed by Stafford County Career Firefighters and Paramedics).

Rescue 9 stresses training, teamwork, and community service. Membership meetings are held at our training center located at 475 Aquia Towne Center Drive, Suite 109 in the Aquia Towne Center the 2nd Wednedsay of the month at 8:00 p.m. Monthly training is provided at the station or at the county public safety building for continuing education credit. Certification classes are paid for by the squad for our membership. Senior members mentor our newly certified EMTs to provide experience and knowledge that only comes with time. Yearly community events include "Save Your Heart for Love", a first aid mini course for children, EMS Week, Aquia Harbour's 4th of July Parade, National Night Out, and the International Fall Festvial at St William of York. Community First Aid, Babysitting and Community/Professional Rescue CPR/AED classes are held year round.

If you are interested in serving your community and volunteering at our station, Click on the "How to Join" button on the tool bar,  call the station at 540-658-5339 or email us at recruitment@ahvrs.org.  We look forward to meeting you!

Getting together is a start, remaining together is advancement, and  working together is an achievement.
 
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