Neighbors helping neighbors since 1962

Welcome to the Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad

New Jersey's Squad of the Year!

We were honored by the NJ EMS Council as the Squad of the Year!

EMS Week

Summit First Aid Squad Celebrates National EMS Week: May 21-27.


Anytime, anywhere . . .

Where ever there is an emergency, we are there.  24 hours per day.  7 days per week.  365 days per year.

Junior Training

The Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad boasts one of the oldest junior programs for high school students in the area.

In the beginning . . .

Early squad members care for a patient during a routine training exercise in front of the squad building. Check out those uniforms!

We need your support

The Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad is funded entirely by donations.  We accept no tax dollars.  Won't you help?

Our Volunteers

For 2014 we gathered current and past members for a ground breaking photo in the footprint of our new building.

Our Bike Team

In October 1992, the Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad became one of the first agencies in the state to deliver Emergency Medical Services using bicycles.

See us in the news

Read recent news articles, learn about upcoming events, and visit our photo gallery to see us in action.

Our Team

Learn about our members, our juniors, our bike team and more.

News & Events

Get our lastest news, events, and announcements.

On March 3rd, the Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad responded to a 9-1-1  call at St Teresa of Avila Church for a fall victim.  Sr Frances Marie, sacristan at the church, fell down the side steps of the church, injuring herself.  The Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad answreed her call for help and and accoding to the parisht, "administered top-notch care in rescuing Sr Frances Marie".  In appreciation for that call, as well as all that the Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad does for the community, Monsignor Robert Meyer, (affectionately known as Fr Bob) offered his appreciation with a donation to the Squad.  
Pictured here are Fr Bob of St Teresa of Avila Church; Denise Barber, EMT; Beverly Brown, Crew Chief; and John Buscaino, President of the Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad.


We are fifty years old! Come read about our beginnings.

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Own a piece of Squad history!