Cambridgeshire Search and Rescue

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UK only (local)

 Cambridgeshire Search and Rescue (CamSAR) provides trained volunteer search and rescue technicians to Cambridgeshire Constabulary in the search and recovery of vulnerable missing persons. A vulnerable missing person could be a child, an elderly person suffering from dementia or even someone who is considering taking their own life, in each case and many others, an emergency response is vital.
CamSAR also provides Category Two Response to the East of England Ambulance Service Trust (EEAST) and Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Services (CFRS) along with Civil Contingency Support services to the Emergency Planning departments of various local authorities in Cambridgeshire. Our volunteers are fully-trained and always on hand to offer assistance and support to those in need. They respond quickly, providing vital help when major emergencies, road accidents, weather incidents and fires occur. Whatever happens, from setting up an evacuation centre to attending a major accident Cambridgeshire Search & Rescue are ready to respond.
As a registered charity CamSAR relies entirely on donations from the public
and  businesses and receives no government funding. All donations and money
raised go directly to the running of the team.