Serving Our Neighbors Since 1929

The AHFAS operates a marine rescue unit and regularly trains with the Atlantic Highlands Fire Department.
With three ambulances and a host of support vehicles, the AHFAS is prepared with the equipment for major medical and rescue emergencies.
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Welcome to the online home of the award-winning, all-volunteer Atlantic Highlands First Aid & Safety Squad, where you’ll be able to find the latest news involving the squad and around the EMS world, 24/7.


We’ve been around since 1929 and staffed by dedicated volunteers, who give their time to deliver free, around-the-clock emergency medical and rescue services to the borough. Indeed, 2015 marks our 85th year in service.


We respond to everything from minor falls, cuts, skinned knees, broken arms and car crashes.


Think it’s all blood and guts? Think again.


While squad members occasionally do handle those sorts of calls, a majority of our emergencies do not involve blood, guts or even ugly stuff. However, what every call does involve is our passionate members providing an essential, high-quality service to the community.


Take a moment to look around, click through to some of the links, and meet some of the men and women who make the AHFAS what it is today. More important, see how you can become a part of this dynamic organization and give back to your community.

The AHFAS is proud that three of our young members have been honored by the White House for their commitment to volunteering.

Will Reynolds, Ali Maddock and Maha Elgohail have each earned The President's Volunteer Service Award for 2014. Their efforts with the AHFAS have helped make our community stronger.

Will was on hand for the Squad's annual holiday dinner where he was presented his ...more

Are you ready to lend a hand to your community? The AHFAS is an all-volunteer organization that depends on people just like you to become members and then help their friends and neighbors in a time of need.

Becoming a member is easy. The personal benefits are endless.

Click here for more on how to become part of our award-winning team.

The AHFAS operates on donations from the community and the Borough. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Your tax-deductible donations go directly to purchase additional medical supplies, equip our emergency vehicles and increased training. Your donations immediately help your friends and neighbors.

For more information on how you can become a supporter of the AHFAS click here