County Meetings

Oneida Co 9/18 18:00 at COC. Madison Co 9/19 18:30 behind Hamilton Hospital followed by an sports injury in service (open to all first responders) and Herkimer Co 9/20 19:00 at the 911 center. Please make every effort to attend

Frankfort VFD Open House


Firefighting Combat Challenge


Out of the Darkness Community Walk

Register Today for an

Out of the Darkness Community Walk

…coming to a city near you this fall.

Join thousands of people nationwide who are taking this step to save lives.

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Hundreds of communities across the United States will host an Out of the Darkness Community Walk this fall to raise funds and awareness for The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s vital research and education programs, increase national awareness about depression and suicide, and assist survivors of suicide loss.

Registration is easy!  Just visit and click Find an Event Near You . Once you’ve selected the walk you’d like to participate in, click Register Now.

Walkers are encouraged to set a fundraising goal of $150 or more, though there is no fee or fundraising minimum to participate. The updated DonorDrive fundraising portal makes it easier than ever to customize your page, send emails to your supporters, and share on social networks. Click HERE to preview the updates.

All proceeds from the Out of the Darkness Community Walks support the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) at the local and national level. Learn more about where your money goes HERE. If you have any questions about registration, please view the FAQ page for answers.

Please join us this fall as we walk to erase the stigma surrounding suicide & depression and move

Out of the Darkness

Questions? Email

Madison County CQI meeting

The next Madison county meting will be held in the conference room behind Hamilton Hospital Sept 19th. The meeting starts at 18:30 with an in-service on sports injuries by the Hamilton Orthopedic Group at 19:30. Please plan on attending and bringing members from your department to enjoy this informative program. Please register at or by phone to Bill at 624 4539. Looking forward to seeing you all there.

11th Annual Regional Prayer Breakfast

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11th Annual Regional Prayer Breakfast

for Herkimer and Oneida Counties, & all of the Mohawk Valley region.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

7:30am at Hart’s Hill Inn, Whitesboro

~ Cost $15.00pp ~

The Genesis Group unites the Community to honor living and to remember deceased members of:

United States Military Law Enforcement

Emergency Responders Fire Fighters

***A Special Ceremony will commemorate the 11th Anniversary of the 9/11/01 attacks in New York, Washington, DC and Pennsylvania

For Reservations: Contact Genesis Executive Director Ray Durso, Jr.

By calling 792.7187 or via email,

Grand Round Canceled

Grand Round Farm Medic 1st on Scene Scheduled for tonight at Little Falls Hospital has Been Canceled. A rescheduled date will be posted.

Upcoming Grand Rounds

Mark your calendar for these two upcoming education events. Wed Sept 5th Little Falls Hospital will be hosting Farm Medic first on scene beginning at 18:30

The second event will be held at Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton on Sept 19th 19:30 Sports Injuries and Pre Hospital Care. These educational opportunities are free and open to any interested Patient Care Provider. Bring a friend and your questions.


We now have a limited supply of PCRs Please contact the program at 738-8351


As you probably know by now the Bureau of EMS in Albany has run out of paper PCRs.They are unable to give us a date when they will become available.  Any agency in need of paper PCRs may photocopy, print their own, or purchase them from Cooperstown Medical Transport by contacting Beth at or by phone at 607 433-0000 x 1006. The cost is $27.50 for 250 plus shipping.