Orange County Executive Steven M. Neuhaus recognized local first responders during National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, which runs through Sat., May 23.
“Our dedicated EMS agencies, both volunteer and commercial, serve Orange County with commitment and pride every day,” said Neuhaus.
Deputy Commissioner Frank Cassanite, Division of Emergency Medical Services, reminds residents that first responders are dealing everyday with the COVID-19 pandemic and noted this is difficult for providers of all ages and levels of experience.
Volunteer EMS agencies of Orange County are always looking for additional help. If interested, call the Orange County Division of Medical Services at 615-0400.
Shown in the photo (from left) are: Patrick Cernuto, Sean Smeltzer, & Jessica Niewojt of the Warwick Community Ambulance Service.