Community Initiatives

Boston EMS is a dedicated partner to the residents of Boston and their health. In an effort to better the lives and health of its citizens, Boston EMS has numerous programs in the surrounding community to ensure involvement on a local level with the people we serve.

Through the Community Initiatives Division, Boston EMS raises awareness and educates the public to target and prevent public health issues in Boston and the surrounding area. Boston EMS is committed to ensuring the safety of Boston's children, teens, adults and elderly. To best serve all of our residents, Boston EMS hosts multiple programs throughout the city.

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    CPR Certification Courses

    Boston EMS offers CPR courses to both businesses and community groups. We are happy to work with your organization to design a course that meets your needs. For more information or to schedule a course please call 617-343-2367.

    Have the power to save a life. Learn CPR.

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    File of Life Program

    Look for the File of Life at Boston EMS community event tables. The magnetic cards ensure EMTs and Paramedics have your latest medical information, if you ever require emergency medical services.

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    Boston EMS Provides Free Car Seat Installations

    Car crashes are one of the leading causes of death for young children. To keep your kids safe on the road, be sure they are riding in a properly secured and appropriately sized child safety seat.  To make an online appointment for a free car seat check please call 617-343-6891.

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