The Chappaqua Volunteer
Ambulance Corps (CVAC) is hosting a Youth Corps Open House for incoming
candidates and their parents. High school sophomores are eligible to apply
for a spot in the upcoming year’s roster. Applications for the handful of
available spots are being accepted through April 1, 2013.
The Youth Corps is comprised of 18 local high school students between the ages 16 and 18 who are trained to ride alongside EMTs and paramedics on ambulance calls within New Castle. Youth members are trained in ambulance operations, CPR and basic first aid.
Founded in 1936, the Chappaqua Volunteer Ambulance Corps is a volunteer organization dedicated to providing quality emergency medical services to the residents of New Castle. The 70+ volunteer members are a diverse group, from teachers and lawyers to entrepreneurs, students, parents and grandparents. In addition to responding to more than 500 calls annually, CVAC reaches out with programs to educate the community on First Aid and CPR. For more information or to become a volunteer, visit www.chappaquaambulance.org.
* WHEN:* Wednesday March 20, 7:00 PM.
* WHERE: *CVAC Headquarters at 233 N. Greeley Ave, Chappaqua.
* WHY: *Learn valuable first aid training and help others while enhancing your college application.
* INFO: For more information call (914)
238-3191 or visit www.chappaquaambulance.org