WELCOME TO BVAC!
The Bergenfield Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Inc. is the independent not-for-profit emergency ambulance squad of Bergenfield, New Jersey. Serving the Borough of Bergenfield in northern Bergen County New Jersey since 1941, BVAC provides the highest quality emergency transport and care free of charge. BVAC operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, answers over 2,300 calls annually, and never bills for services.
BVAC has an active membership of approximately 60 volunteers and a cadet program for Bergenfield residents who are high school students at least 16 years old. Our members are realtors, business professionals, nurses, paramedics, firefighters, police officers, students, retirees and more. Every active member of BVAC is a licensed Emergency Medical Technician.
Excellence in EMS
BVAC has a long tradition of offering compassionate, quality emergency care. Our licensed EMTs are trained to the highest standards and undergo continuing education training every month. Because we are an independent not-for-profit organization, we are driven solely by the desire to serve our community. We are neighbors helping neighbors which is why you will never see a bill from us, but you will see the best care and most compassionate professionals. Hopefully you'll never need us, but if you do, we'll be there.
Medical emergencies can occur at any time of the day or night regardless of the weather, weekend or holiday.
ZERO COST TO OUR PATIENTS
When you call BVAC, you'll never get a bill from us. Our expenses (ambulances, medical equipment, building, etc.) are paid for by generous donations from our community.
Each EMT is highly trained with our personnel often being certified with additional specialty training above and beyond what is required.
As an independent not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization,
BVAC relies on donations for all our expenses
including building maintenance, ambulances, and medical supplies.
To make a secure online donation, click below:
To donate by mail,
send checks to:
Bergenfield Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Inc.
PO Box 72
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
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