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CSEMS Announces 2017 Regional Awards

Congratulations to all of the award recipients who were recognized at the 2017 Central Shenandoah EMS Council Regional Awards Ceremony! Waynesboro First Aid Crew would especially like to recognize one of it’s own part-time career staff – Jeremy Green NRP,… Read More >

Volunteer With Us!

Every day people become your neighborhood heroes, whether they are students, nurses, or business professionals…. Read More >

Back to School Safety

Slow Down: Back to School Means Sharing the Road School days bring congestion: Yellow school buses are picking up their charges, kids on bikes are hurrying to get to school before the bell rings, harried parents are trying to drop… Read More >

Move Over!

Virginia’s traffic laws are similar to those in other states: Buckle up Obey speed limits Drive alcohol- and drug-free Share the road Avoid distractions Don’t text and drive Virginia has two laws to keep vehicles moving safely and smoothly around… Read More >

Winter Weather Safety

On average, weather-related vehicle crashes kill 6,253 people and injure more than 480,000 each year, according to the Department of Transportation. Most of these accidents occur when the roadways are wet, snowy or icy. When the weather takes a turn… Read More >

August Is National Immunization Month

Getting vaccinated according to the recommended immunization schedule is one of the most important things a parent can do to protect their child’s health. Diseases can quickly spread among groups of children who aren’t vaccinated. Whether it’s a baby starting… Read More >

Alcohol Awareness Month

Alcohol and drug use by young people is extremely dangerous–both to themselves and to society–and is directly associated with traffic fatalities, violence, suicide, educational failure, alcohol overdose, unsafe sex and other problem behaviors, even for those who may never develop a… Read More >

Eat Healthier, Be A Role Model!

“Cooking from scratch will yield health benefits for you and your family,” says registered dietitian nutritionist and Academy spokesperson Jennifer Bruning. “Serve regular, balanced meals and snacks with a variety of nutrient-rich foods, and enjoy family dinners each night or… Read More >

Save a Life! Donate Blood Today!

Donating blood is a simple and relatively painless procedure that can help save lives. See Upcoming blood drives near Waynesboro According to the American Association of Blood Banks, eight million volunteer donors donate the 14 million pints of blood used… Read More >

What Is A Stroke?

 A stroke is a “brain attack”. It can happen to anyone at any time. It occurs when blood flow to an area of brain is cut off. When this happens, brain cells are deprived of oxygen and begin to die…. Read More >