and Area Emergency Medical Services provide pre-hospital
care to the communities of Davidson, Girvin, Craik, Aylesbury,
Bladworth, Kenaston, Strongfield and Loreburn. We also
service the rural municipalities of Arm River, Willner,
Craik, Loreburn, McCraney, including portions of Wood
Creek, Rosedale, Sarnia, and Huron. A portion of Danielson
Provincial Park is also included in our service area.
EMS provides basic and advanced life support service 24
hours a day 7 days a week, using 2 ambulance units.
Heartland Health Region (HHR) employs 1 full-time EMS
coordinator and 7 casual staff. There are four Emergency
Medical Responders (EMR), two Emergency Medical Technicians
(EMT), and two Advanced Emergency Medical Technicians
(EMT-A). All are registered with Saskatchewan Health.
The EMS coordinator works at the Davidson Health Centre
and is part of the health care team at the centre. EMS
responds to an average of 250 calls per year.
Schmiedge, EMS Coordinator (EMT-A)
567-2309; Fax: 567-2073
Fire and Rescue
Davidson Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) responds to
fires and emergencies in the town of Davidson, the village
of Girvin, and the Rural Municipalities of Arm River and
Willner. DVFD also provides mutual aid to the Village
of Bladworth, Town of Craik, and the R.M.s of Craik, McCraney,
and Wood Creek.
fire department consists of the fire chief, deputy chiefs,
2 captains and seventeen firefighters. DVFD is dispatched
by Prince Albert fire dispatch through 9-1-1 using fleetnet
portable radios and pagers. A number of our firefighters
are cross-trained to provide emergency medical care. The
department responds to an average of 50 calls per year.
is well equipped for many emergency situations. The fire
departments responds to many motor vehicle accidents since
the town is located in one of the major highways in Saskatchewan.
Engine 482J (1993 Pierce Custom Chassis): 1050 gpm with
1000 gallons of water and holds a crew of 5.
(1986 Ford F600): 625 gpm with 750 gallons of water.
481J (2006 F550 Extended Cab): this truck is the First
Response truck which carries a crew of 5, contains rescue
equipment such as jaws, rams, cutters, airbags, thermal
imaging camera, etc. It also has firefighting capabilities
with 400 gallons of water with a high pressure foam
481J (2007 GMC C7500): holds a crew of 5, 1900 gallons
of water with portable pumps, 10 inch quick dump valve
and 2000 gallon port-a-tank.
482 (1968 F600): 1500 gallons of water.
hold training sessions most Wednesday's from 7p.m. - 10p.m.
If you are interested in becoming a member, please call
the number below.
Chief: Clayton Schilling 567-7957
Fire Hall Administration: 567-3239; Fax: 567-4730
Trish Schilling as our EMO Coordinator 561-7064
Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)
Town of Davidson is policed by the Craik RCMP detachment.
Craik is 27 km south of Davidson. There are
4 regular members and 2 auxiliary members.
The Craik detachment uses 2 police vehicles to patrol
its area. The Town of Davidson also employs
a security officer who patrols at night and works
in conjunction with the RCMP.
Sgt. Andy Mazur
is dispatched by MD ambulance in Saskatoon
through 9-1-1 using fleetnet portable radios. We also work very
closely with the area First Responder teams, which are
located in the communities of Davidson, Kenaston, Craik,
Strongfield, and Loreburn.