Ladysmith SAR


 Ladysmith Search and Rescue is a non-profit Society



WHAT WE DO!


 


Ladysmith SAR: a part of a Great Organisation



Ladysmith Search and Rescue (LSAR) is represented by the British Columbia Search and Rescue Association

The British Columbia Search and Rescue Association enhances the provision of ground search and rescue services in the province by bringing together all SAR professionals in BC to discuss and resolve issues, by accessing funding for training, providing occupational health and safety support, educating the general public on outdoor safety and acting as a common link to information and resources for Search and Rescue practitioners across British Columbia.

Mission and Mandate

The British Columbia Search and Rescue Association was registered in 2002 as a non-profit society and enhances the provision of volunteer search and rescue services in the province by facilitating access to funding, educating the general public on outdoor safety, and providing volunteers with a common link to information and resources. The Board of Directors approved their revised purposes and bylaws in January 2007.

The BC Search and Rescue Association Directors are comprised of search and rescue volunteers from all over the province as well as agency representatives from:

1.     External link opens in new tab or windowEmergency Management BC

2.     External link opens in new tab or windowRoyal Canadian Mounted Police

3.     External link opens in new tab or windowBritish Columbia Police Association

4.     External link opens in new tab or windowJustice Institute of BC

5.     External link opens in new tab or windowBritish Columbia Ambulance Service

6.     External link opens in new tab or windowFire Chiefs’ Association of BC

Together, volunteers and agency representatives make up the Board of Directors for the BCSAR Association.

British Columbia Search and Rescue Association

P.O. Box 2176
Sidney B.C.  V8L 3S6
Canada

Phone: 778-584-5882


Vancouver Island, BC contains 13 SAR teams diveded by 2 Regions.  Each region is represented by a BCSARA regional director.


Vancouver Island is comprised of:

NORTH ISLAND

      External link opens in new tab or windowAlberni Valley Rescue Squad

      External link opens in new tab or windowArrowsmith SAR

      External link opens in new tab or windowCampbell River SAR

     External link opens in new tab or window Comox Valley SAR

      External link opens in new tab or windowNanaimo SAR

      External link opens in new tab or windowPowell River SAR

External link opens in new tab or window      West Coast Inland SAR


 These groups are represented by Grant Cromer, Regional Director Vancouver Island North, BCSARA External link opens in new tab or windownorthisl@bcsara.com  250-203-4507

 

SOUTH ISLAND

      External link opens in new tab or windowJuan de Fuca Search and Rescue

      External link opens in new tab or windowLadysmith SAR

      External link opens in new tab or windowMetchosin Search and Rescue,

      External link opens in new tab or windowPeninsula Emergency Measures Organization

      External link opens in new tab or windowSaanich Search and Rescue

      External link opens in new tab or windowSalt Spring Island Search and Rescue


These groups are represented by Kyle Van Delft,  Regional Director Vancouver Island South, BCSARA, External link opens in new tab or windowsouthisl@bcsara.com 250-327-8599