Demarest Volunteer Ambulance Corps

Founded 1961

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     We are currently looking for new members to join us and to help support our community. Being an EMT or member of the Ambulance Corps can be a very rewarding and exciting experience. Click "join" above to schedule a meeting with a member of the membership committee to find out more information!

Demarest EMS Certifies in PET CPR 


     On Wednesday August 28, the members of the Demarest Ambulance Corps. took a class to learn how to save your pets in an emergency crisis. Thanks to Tom Rinelli from Paws & Claws 911 for  coming out to teach the class!!! Contact Page

Notice to Demarest Residents

     If you or someone you know uses at home Oxygen in the borough of Demarest, please remember that you should have a sign posted on a front door or window. In addition please notify the ambulance corps of use of home oxygen via our website Contact page or by phone at 201-767-8050 or on the chief's voicemail at 201-564-0862

Demarest 5k run 

     Demarest Ambulance Corps along with our Bike Team will be standing by for the Demarest 5k run

Scouts Of America

     Cub Scout Pack 20, a Closter/Demarest Combined Scout Troop visited the Demarest Volunteer Ambulance Corps for their First Aid merit badge. Chief Fortunato, assisted by EMT Jason Rodriguez, EMT Ashley Turi, and Northvale EMS Asst Chief Zach Hines taught the young Webelos what to do in case of Emergency.

About Demarest EMS


     The Demarest Volunteer Ambulance Corps is a Non- Profit Organization that provides volunteer emergency medical response to the residents of Demarest and our surrounding  towns on a mutual aid basis.  Our members are highly trained men and women who are your friends and neighbors, all dedicated to serve 24 hours a day, 365 Days a year including Holidays. For our members, being a volunteer is not a 9 to 5 job, it’s a calling to serve.  We would love nothing more than to add to our team so please join and service with us!  

    As a non profit organization your donations are critical to help us help you, to always be prepared to answer your call for help.  The money we raise goes towards costs that help us to continue to provide the residents with the best resources available and to deliver the service you deserve and have come to expect.  The Demarest Volunteer Ambulance Corps would like to Thank our friends and neighbors for your continued support.

Check back to see what our members are doing for the Community or stop by and visit our table at the next town event!  

      Interested in Joining, fill out a quick request form on our Contact Page

We thank you for your support!


Our Mission


 Providing Basic Life Support for the town of Demarest and surrounding communities.


Dare to reach out your hand into the darkness, to pull another hand into the light.

Norman B. Rice
Located at;

10 Wakelee Dr
Demarest, New Jersey 07627