Samaritan First Response and Rescue Service

Service: Samaritan Event Medical Services

Description (Service) Samaritan First Response & Rescue Service is hybrid of volunteer and paid services and operates:  
Volunteer Services: 
* Assistance with road related issues and disasters 
* Search and Rescue (SAR) which assists with Peterborough missing persons cases 
* Animal Services (AS) shares lost and missing pet reports and provides animal rescue 
Paid Services:  
* Event Medical Services provides EMS teams at events. 
* Consulting Services provides consultation services for emergencies and everyday risks.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-6 pm * Sat, Sun by appointment only
Areas Served Peterborough
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Must be physically fit for field duties
Application Applications to be a Volunteer/employment are available at 
Requests for EMS teams to attend an event are available at
Languages English - Reception, Website, Programs, Publications ; American Sign Language (ASL) - Interpretation
Fees Service - Event Medical Services at events; Consultation services ; Volunteer services have no fee's and is staffed by volunteers. * EMS and Consulting Services have fee’s applicable to services requested
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
805 Milford Dr, Lower
Peterborough, ON K9J 8J5
Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-400-7344
After Hours Phone 705-933-9410
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Twitter Twitter:
YouTube YouTube:
Primary Contact Michael Edgerton, Chief of Operations/Medic Supervisor; Phone: ext 100; Email:
Alternate Contact Jessilyn Elves, Head of Public Relations; Phone: ext 0; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Joey Jackson, Support Supervisor; Email:
Alternate Executive Gabrielle Edgerton, Captain