It's What We Do.

The Jackson County Rescue Squad has been saving lives since 1964, staffed with community members just like you. If you have an interest in serving your community, and would like to become a member or learn more, please stop by for our weekly meetings and trainings on Tuesday nights at 6PM. Business Meetings are on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 7PM.


The Jackson County Rescue Squad serves Jackson County North Carolina. The Department is a certified Heavy Rescue provider through the North Carolina Association of Rescue & EMS.

The Rescue Squad requires all new members to have completed their Technical Rescue Certification and one specialty within two years of joining.

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Some of the services we provide to our area include:

Vehicle Machine Rescue

Swiftwater Rescue

Confined Space Rescue

Dive Team

Rope Rescue

Wilderness / Search and Rescue

High Angle Rescue