Carthage Area Rescue Squad Inc... proudly protects 30000 people living in an area of 145 square miles. We operate out of one station that protects a primarily residential area. We utilize the aid of two first response agencies to provide rapid intervention for our outlying communities. CARS is a member owned volunteer agency with 24 hour coverage provided through paid staff.
The Carthage Area Rescue Squad currently has 6 paid employees and numorous volunteer members ranging from driver to the paramedic level. The Carthage Area Rescue Squad is continually accepting applications for volunteer membership and paid staff positions. Please forward all inquiries to the email address above.