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Latest News

“This new, fit for purpose, smart and modern facility is befitting of a professional emergency service."
"Rebecca is taking over the unit during a period of change, and wants more to join."
"VICSES retains and nurtures the experience of our staff and volunteers."
"The service we provide is one we hope you’ll never need but, if you do, we are ready."
"The batteries are connected to a solar array, and provide a renewable energy supply for the unit."
"After around ten minutes in full cardiac arrest, the patient recovered."
"Volunteers Ian Sinclair and Charles Dean have received awards for significant service."
We are now seeking applicants for Unit Controller and Deputy Controller for our new Aintree, Cranbourne, Officer and Point Cook Units.
VICSES is celebrating its young volunteers this International Youth Day and the contributions they make to units across the state.
Volunteer Amanda Meuwissen in orange uniform, sitting and smiling at the camera.