Volunteer Ambulance Corps 182 South Ave, New Canaan, CT06840 The New Canaan Volunteer Ambulance Corps (NCVAC) provides free, around-the-clock emergency medical care and…More transportation to sick and injured residents and visitors in the town of New Canaan, as well as mutual aid to neighboring communities. It is the officially designated 911 medical transport service for New Canaan. Patients are transported to Norwalk Hospital and Stamford Hospital; in life-threatening cases patients are taken to the nearest hospital. NCVAC does not provide non-emergency services.<br /><br />NCVAC was founded in February 1975, starting with shifts from 6pm-midnight. It was an all-volunteer effort and it still is today. All volunteer members are trained EMTs (emergency medical technicians). NCVAC responded to 80 calls in its first year. More than 30 years later, thanks to the generous support of the community, the Corps now provides care for more than 1,600 patients a year and has a new headquarters building.
Kiwanis Club of New Canaan 124 Woodridge Dr, New Canaan, CT06840 The Kiwanis Club of New Canaan is an all-volunteer fundraising and community services organization dedicated to helping…More children locally and around the world. It is part of the global organization of volunteers whose motto is "to change the world one child and one community at a time." Fundraisers for scholarships include an annual holiday pancake breakfast and St. Patrick's Day corned beef and cabbage meal. Regular meetings present speakers, and visitors are welcome.
The New Canaan Fire Department is made up of 24 career firefighters and volunteer members of Fire Company No. 1 for a…More combined force of 60.</p>
<p>Firefighters respond to incidents of smoke and fire as well as emergencies such as motor vehicle accidents, downed electrical wires, and hazardous spills.</p>
<p>The Fire Department invites the town over for hot dogs at the fire station each year following the Memorial Day Parade.</p>
<p>If you're interested in volunteering e-mail email@example.com</p>