• Power Outage Preparedness

    Are you prepared for long standing power outages in the event of large storms or other disasters? Extended power outages may impact the whole community and the economy and can happen unexpectedly at any time. Prolonged power outages may: Disrupt communications, water, and transportation. Close retail businesses, grocery stores, gas stations, ATMs, banks, and other… Read More

    Power Outage Preparedness
  • 2021 EMT Original and Refresher Courses

    If you were looking to become an EMT or re-certify as one, here’s your chance! Colonie EMS will be offering an EMT Original and Challenge Refresher.   Call 518-782-2650 with any questions.   EMT Course Announcements 2021:                2021 EMT Original Day Announcement   (Course number 221029)      … Read More

    2021 EMT Original and Refresher Courses
  • Civilian Emergency Response

    It is difficult to imagine ourselves during our everyday routine, in a situation where we are faced with life, death and survival. Sadly, it has become common occurrence for large gatherings, or even daily activities to become the target of bad people looking to do bad things.  Whether we are going to work, walking down… Read More

    Civilian Emergency Response
  • When you see lights, Move to the right.

    Please remember to pull over and stop for emergency in traffic. If you see emergency vehicles stopped on the side of the road – Slow down and move a lane over. A big thanks to WTEN News for highlighting this important issue. Driving You Crazy: Move Over for Emergency Vehicles

    When you see lights, Move to the right.
  • Colonie EMS Out and About

    It has been a busy year so far, and you may or may not have seen us out and about in the community. Here are some snapshots of what we have been up to…  

    Colonie EMS Out and About

Featured Stories

Power Outage Preparedness

Are you prepared for long standing power outages in the event of large storms or other disasters? Extended power outages may impact the whole community and the economy and can happen unexpectedly at any time. Prolonged power outages may: Disrupt communications, water, and transportation. Close retail businesses, grocery stores, gas stations, ATMs, banks, and other services. Cause food spoilage and water contamination. Prevent … [Read More...]

2021 EMT Original and Refresher Courses

If you were looking to become an EMT or re-certify as one, here's your chance! Colonie EMS will be offering an EMT Original and Challenge Refresher.   Call 518-782-2650 with any questions.     EMT Course Announcements 2021:                2021 EMT Original Day Announcement   (Course number 221029)                2021 EMT Original Night Announcement  (Course number 221028)               … [Read More...]

Civilian Emergency Response

It is difficult to imagine ourselves during our everyday routine, in a situation where we are faced with life, death and survival. Sadly, it has become common occurrence for large gatherings, or even daily activities to become the target of bad people looking to do bad things.  Whether we are going to work, walking down the street or spending an evening out with our friends, the question we need to ask ourselves is how prepared are we to help … [Read More...]

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NY Smoker Quit Line – 866-697-8487

What is the Quitline?: The New York State Smokers’ Quitline is a free and confidential telephone-based counseling service that provides effective stop smoking services to New Yorkers who want to stop smoking. "The first few weeks off cigarettes can be tough, but things do improve. Though symptoms may be strong at first, they will go away. Tell yourself you are recovering from smoking, not in withdrawal. The symptoms are your body's way of telling you it is on the mend!"

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