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Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES)

Site: Prescott and Russell

Alternate Name OCR ; PR ARES
Former Name Amateur Radio Emergency Service (2019)
Legal Name Prescott - Russell Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) Group
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Prescott and Russell United Counties
Address & Map
Prescott and Russell United Counties, ON
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Mailing Address c/o Lance Peterson 
6380 Viseneau Dr 
Orleans, ON K1C 2J2
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) Provides High Frequency (HF), Ultra High Frequency (UHF), Very High Frequency (VHF) and Digital radio communications by federally licensed radio operators for use in emergencies, by the various emergency response agencies within Prescott-Russell County * communications may be local within a 60-120 km radius, or province-wide * communications can also be provided for other community events, such as races, marathons, parades, and festivals
Hours Irregular, call for details
Areas Served Prescott and Russell United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and up 
Volunteers 17 years old and older
Application Call or e-mail for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Amateur Radio Clubs ; Disaster Response Services ; Volunteer Opportunities
Contact Information
Office Phone Lance Peterson, Residence 613-699-6014
Primary Executive Lance Peterson, Emergency Coordinator
Other Details
Funding Fundraising ; Fees
Accreditation No

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