Interested in joining our team? Click here for our printable Application PDF
  1. Please read the Operational Membership Requirements.
  2. Please fill out the Membership Application.
  3. Please have your doctor fill out the Physician’s Statement.
Please return Application and Physician’s Statement to the following address: SAVES, Inc. Attn: Executive Director 77 Fennell Street Skaneateles, New York 13152

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact SAVES at 315-685-5217

Requirements for an Operational Member are:
  • Good Moral Character
  • Neat Appearance
  • Attendant – must be 18 years of age or older
  • Driver – must be 18 years of age or older
  • Approval by SAVES Membership Committee and Executive Board
  • Must hold, or be willing to acquire as soon as possible, a current New York State Certified First Responder or Emergency Medical Technician certification.
  • Must hold, or be willing to acquire as soon as possible, a Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation certification.
  • Take a course in patient handling and familiarization of all ambulance equipment.
  • All drivers must hold a valid NY State drivers license and take an emergency vehicle operations course.
  • All operational members must attend 4 operational meetings per year.
  • All operational members must contribute a minimum of 24 hours each month.
  • Required to complete a six-month probation period.
  • When training is completed, all members must ride as an attendant until approval as Crew Chief is granted by the Director of Operations.
New York State Rule 800: in part- Persons convicted of drug abuse*, or who are currently under charges for such, will not be eligible for certification. (840.1(f)) and (841.1 (e))    * Or sale of drugs.