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Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps conducts third annual toy drive for children’s hospital

by Dec 8, 2019
Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps is conducting its third annual toy drive to collect presents for kids at Cohen Children's Medical Center in...

RVAC to hold toy drive for Cohen Children’s Medical Center

by Dec 4, 2018
Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps is accepting donations of new, unwrapped toys that they will donate to the Cohen Children's Medical Center.

National EMS Week: In Riverhead, volunteer service works to keep pace with increasing demands in growing town

by May 22, 2018
Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps, founded in 1978 to provide emergency medical services for the Riverhead Ambulance District, which takes in more than 70 square miles, today answers more than 4,000 calls each year. The population of the town has grown by more than 65 percent since the corps was established.

Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance invites community to open house, May 20

by May 11, 2018
Last year RVAC ran more than 4,000 calls to assist community members with medical emergencies. Come down to the open house to see how they do what they do for our friends and neighbors.

Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps collects gifts for children’s hospital to say ‘thank you’ to Northwell Health

by Dec 18, 2017
The Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps hauled a truckload of toys, games, stuffed animals and other gifts to Cohen Children's Hospital yesterday afternoon at the conclusion of its first toy drive for hospitalized kids during the holiday season.

RVAC seeks donations for toy drive for Cohen Children’s Hospital

by Dec 14, 2017
Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps is seeking donations for a toy drive it's hosting Dec. 16 and 17 at its headquarters.

Meet Riverhead’s new volunteer ambulance corps chief, Rod Richardson

by Jan 30, 2017
Chief Rod Richardson, 49, a nine-year veteran of RVAC, was sworn in this month, succeeding two-term chief Bill Wilkinson in the post.

Motorcyclist airlifted after collision at Manor Road, Calverton intersection

by Jan 20, 2017
A motorcyclist was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital after a collision with a car on Manor Road and Twomey Avenue in Calverton last night.

Learn more about keeping your family safe at PBMC’s Child Safety Day

by Sep 13, 2016
Learn how to protect your children at PBMC's Child Safety Day. The hospital and local fire, police and sheriff departments will offer a host of free tips and procedures to help keep your little ones safe and sound.

Ambulance refurbishment program will result in six-figure savings for district

by Aug 8, 2016
The Riverhead Ambulance District will be upgrading its ambulances through a new refurbishment program that will cut to cost of deploying a new ambulance almost in half.