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Representing New York's Community, Volunteer & Non-Profit EMS Sector the The New York State Volunteer Ambulance and Rescue Association is a statewide not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) membership organization, active since 1939. Our mission is to promote and assist the interests of the state’s community volunteer and nonprofit EMS/First Responder/First Aid sector. The association continues to keep pace with the challenges facing EMS, First Response and Rescue today. Membership is open to organizations and individuals.

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September 24-27, 2015

Crowne Plaza, Suffern, NY

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Upcoming Events

NYSVARA Board of Directors Meeting - Sunday, April 26, 2015
Holiday Inn Express on Broadway - Downtown Albany

Legislative Day - Monday, April 27, 2015
Legislative Office Building/State Capitol- Albany, NY

Pulse Check 2015