News: Emergency Services

November 17, 2016

Huron County Heroes Recognized for Saving Lives

First responders recognized for saving lives at a recent meeting of County Council

October 28, 2016

Huron County paramedics organize ‘First Aid for the Hungry’ campaign

Annual food drive aims to beat last year’s total of 4635 lbs collected.

August 9, 2016

Signs of Stroke? Call 911

Approximately 50 per cent of people who think they’re having a stroke are making a grave mistake by driving themselves, or have someone else drive them, to the nearest emergency department instead of calling 911.

July 7, 2016

Huron County Council Discontinues Advanced Care Paramedic Program

Following a program review, County Council has voted to discontinue the Advanced Care Paramedic (ACP) Program effective immediately within the terms of the collective agreement.

November 18, 2015

Huron and Perth counties report on EMS merger analysis

Amalgamation of two departments is not recommend by working group

March 20, 2015

Huron & Perth Counties Investigate Merging Emergency Services

Huron & Perth counties investigating possibility of merging their emergency services

February 25, 2015

Community Notification Verification Test to Start

The County’s Community Notification System, Huron Ready, will be conducting a verification test call-out the week of March 2, 2015.

October 30, 2014

Help Paramedics Stuff the Truck

Huron County’s Emergency Medical Services is rolling into action this November to collect non-perishable food items in support of local food banks.

January 10, 2014

Roof Safety in Heavy Snow Conditions

Huron County, ON – Huron County’s Emergency Services, in conjunction with area Municipal Community Emergency Management Coordinators (CEMC) and local Fire Departments, wish to remind residents not to forget about extreme snow accumulation on roof tops.