The Thomasville Rescue Squad, Inc. (TRS) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization providing essential emergency rescue services to a one hundred (100) square mile area of Thomasville & parts of Davidson County. The primary mission of this organization is to provide emergency assistance as a volunteer rescue squad to all citizens and visitors of Davidson County and surrounding communities free of charge, twenty-four hours a day (24), three hundred sixty five (365) days per year through our centrally located facility based at 212 Pine St.
Thomasville, NC.. Rescue, as defined in North Carolina General Statute, means the removal of individuals facing external, non-medical and non-patient peril to areas of relative safety. Thomasville Rescue Squad is trained and equipped to provide all essential emergency rescue services including Medical Quick Response, Vehicle Extrication, Surface Water Rescue, Trench and Structural Building Collapse, Confined Space Rescue, Urban Search & Rescue, Heavy Rescue, Technical Rescue and Support Services. All of these services require hundreds of hours of specialty training and certifications that must be continuously monitored and updated.
Recruiting efforts are ongoing as the time demands on each member creep upward annually. As a 100% Volunteer agency our members spend many hours training, responding to calls, and staffing the station.