Avon And Somerset Search And Rescue

Avon And Somerset Search And Rescue

Charity information

Avon And Somerset Search And Rescue

An Emergency Service staffed by volunteers funded by donation, staffed and run by unpaid dedicated volunteers
Avon & Somerset Police chosen external search and rescue resource, covering 1855sq miles

Founded 1979

  • Mission statement

    ASSAR, an emergency service staffed by volunteers. On call 24/7, 365 days a year via Avon & Somerset Constabulary.

    Cliff and steep ground rescue, recovery and access
    Rescue from high and difficult structures
    Land search and rescue
    Water margin search and swiftwater rescue
    Land search management advice
    Assistance with scene management and logistics

  • Aims

    Avon And Somerset Search And Rescue aims to:

    • To provide Search and Rescue cover for the area of Avon and Somerset served by the Avon and Somerset Constabulary
    • The advancement of health or saving lives.
  • Overview

    Established: July 1979

    Registered Charity Number: 278002

    Board members: 7

    Volunteers: 45

    Phone number: 07988658807

    Address: 21 Mayfield Avenue BS22 6AA

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