BLOOMINGDALE, N.J. -- The Tri-Boro First Aid Squad -- which serves Butler, Bloomingdale and Kinnelon -- is seeking new members, and no medical background is necessary.
Volunteers start as probationary members and ride with two full members, who serve as mentors. The squad also provides continuing education on a monthly basis. A wide range of members are welcome, from teens to retirees.
The first-aid squad responds to about 1,500 emergency calls a year, and its members come from a wide variety of backgrounds. The squad also noted that many of its members have gone on to pursue a medical career, after volunteering with the squad.
For more information, call Maureen at 862-686-1174, or Hazel at 973-634-4257.