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Chili Volunteer Ambulance Service (CVAS)

Sign language proficient staff
Short Description:
The Chili Volunteer Ambulance provides emergency and non-emergency medical services to the residents of the Town of Chili. On occasion, CVAS services are requested by neighboring communities and are p
Detailed Description:
Two or 3 staff members of CVAS only know some basic sign language. ***IT IS NOT GUARANTEED THEY WILL BE ON SCENE WHEN CALLED FOR THEIR ATTENTION!***

A packet of basic sign language is placed in each ambulance that is available to assist our crews communicate with deaf patients. The packet includes simple A-Z letter hand signing, and phrases, such as "Are you hurt" , "Where is your pain", "Are you having trouble breathing.. and more. The packet also includes pictures to help EMS crews communicate various patient needs.
Address:
3320 Chili Avenue
Rochester, NY 14624

Contact Person: Bill Arnold
Phone: (585) 889-2873
Fax: none
VP: none
TTY: none
Email: warnold63@frontier.net
Website: