Welcome to The Blue Ridge Rescue Squad
Covering 125 square miles of Sussex County, NJ, the Blue Ridge Rescue Squad serves the largest response area in the State of New Jersey.
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Blue Ridge is pleased to announce that we have formed a partnership with One Inning at a Time to raise money for two great causes. Our Pig Roast will be held July 20, 2014 from 1pm to 4pm at the Sussex County Fairgrounds. Roasting will be done by Smokin Steve's BBQ. It is all you can eat! Take out is available as well. Included in the meal is applesauce, watermelon, baked beans, coleslaw, and Corn on the Cob. Contact any Blue Ridge member or call Linda at (973)948-0955 for tickets. Tickets are $18 in advance or $20 at the door. Children 10 & under are FREE!!! 10% of the proceeds will be donated to "One Inning at a Time" a foundation for rare cancer research. Musical Entertainment will be provided by Ciro Patti Jr. and Friends!!!!!
Visit Ciro's website BY CLICKING HERE
Founded in 2012, One Inning at a Time Foundation's (OIAAT) goal is to educate the public and the medical profession about Neuro Endocrine Tumor (NET) cancer and it's prevention by early detection, and prompt, effective treatment. The mission of OIAAT is also to help maintain the quality of life, to promote healing, and to empower clients and families to be active participants in their fight against NET cancer and encourage patients to approach this disease "One Inning at a Time" as they battle this evil disease. OIAAT also provides financial support, assesses the need for community-based support or resources, and assists clients and families in obtaining services and support to maximize their ability to overcome NET cancer. For more information, visit One Inning at a Time's website.
ALL CLASSES WILL BE HELD at Blue Ridge Station 1 350 Route 206 FRANKFORD TWP. CEU's will be awarded as listed.
1/6/2014: Bloodbourne Pathogens/Right To Know - 2 CEUs (Course Code: 140259857)
2/3/2014: EMS Response to Crime Scenes - 4 CEUs (Course Code: 140259858)
3/3/2014: EMS in Extrication - 2 CEUs (Course Code: 140259860)
4/10/2014: Machinery Accidents - 3 CEUs (Course Code: 140259901)
5/8/2014: Emergency Incident Rehab - 3 CEUs (Course Code: 140259902)
6/2/2014: EMS Jeopardy - 2 CEUs (Course Code: 140259903)
7/7/2014: Crush Injuries & Kinematics of Trauma - 2 CEUs (Course Code: 14259905 & 140259906)
9/4/2014: CHF - 3 CEUs (Course Code: 140259908)
10/6/2014: Sudden Infant Death - 3 CEUs (Course Code: pending)
12/1/2014: Winter Emergencies - 2 CEUs (Course Code: 140259910)
CEUs are free to all members of the Blue Ridge Rescue Squad, Frankford Fire, Branchville Fire, Sandyston Fire, and Montague Fire members. For all others, there is a $5/CEU charge to be collected at the door. Checks can be made payable to the "Blue Ridge Rescue Squad."