Elkin Emergency Rescue Squad, Inc. proudly protects 18000+ people living in an area of 65 square miles. We operate out of 1 station that protects a primarily rural area. Our department is a public department whose members are on a volunteer status.
The Elkin Rescue Squad, Inc. was formed in 1941 and is the second oldest rescue squad in NC. The operating fleet includes one Heavy Rescue unit, two BLS ambulances, One light rescue/support unit, one 4WD QRV, three boats for dragging and one Hovercraft for water search/rescue. Our department provides service to the citizens of Surry, Wilkes and Yadkin counties.