Commonly Asked Questions
How do I call for an ambulance?
Dial 9-1-1. The dispatcher will take down your information and send an ambulance. Don’t hang up the phone until you are told to do so by the dispatcher!
I need to go to the hospital for tests, will South Berwick Rescue take me there?
Sorry, our ambulances are dedicated to providing emergency service only. Consult the phone book for a list of agencies providing routine transfers.
What towns do you cover?
South Berwick Rescue provides Emergency Medical Services to the communities of South Berwick, ME and Rollinsford, NH.
What are your hours?
Emergency ambulance service is provided 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Our business office can be reached Monday-Friday, 6am-6pm.
I have more questions, how do I contact you?
We can be contacted by telephone, mail, or e-mail.
Notice of Privacy Practices
New Annual Campaign
This year, we will be replacing our annual Fund Raising drive with a Membership drive.
Residents of South Berwick and Rollinsford can opt to pay a fee of of $75 for a Single, $85 for a family or $250 for a Business. If during the course of the year, you then have to call for South Berwick Rescue to respond and we transport you to the hospital, we will accept your insurance providers payment and we will not bill you for the difference.
Further information will be available soon.
Per diem basics, intermediates, and paramedics needed to join South Berwick Rescue.
South Berwick Rescue is staffed by volunteer and per-diem personnel that respond to approximately 500 calls each year. We are always looking for dedicated staff for both volunteer and per-diem positions. If you are interested in joining South Berwick Rescue please complete the application and then contact us.
South Berwick Rescue is a not for profit organization relying on the support of the local community through annual funding as well as an annual fundraising drive. If you would like to make a donation to South Berwick Rescue, please contact us.