Katonah Bedford Hills Volunteer Ambulance Corps

Volunteers in Spirit - Professionals in Service


“Volunteering is an act of heroism on a grand scale. And it matters profoundly. It does more than help people beat the odds; it changes the odds.”

Bill Clinton

Why Join KBHVAC?

There are many reasons to become a part of KBHVAC. You will have the opportunity to help others when they really need you. You will learn skills that may save the life of a family member or a friend, and you’ll become part of a team of people who truly care and want to make a difference in people’s lives.

Who Are We?

KBHVAC is a nonprofit, all volunteer organization. We respond to over 900 emergency medical calls annually. Join now, and help save lives in our local community.

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Who Can Join?

You can join if you’re healthy and if you live or work in the Katonah or Bedford Hills area. Members must be at least 16 years old.

What’s The Time Commitment?

All members are expected to be available for one six-hour shift each week. In addition, members attend one business meeting and one training session each month. These are held on Wednesday evenings.

Can members respond from their workplaces?

Yes – members respond from home and work. When on call, members must arrive at the Corps within 5 minutes of receiving an emergency page.

Is Special Training Required?

KBHVAC will provide all necessary training and education.

How Do I Get Started?

Getting started is easy. Fill out a membership application either by mail or online. Someone will contact you to set up an interview.

Please note that members under 18 years old will be required to bring a parent or legal guardian to their membership interviews.  

Apply By Mail

To print and mail an application, a downloadable PDF is available here.  

Mail completed application to:

Katonah Bedford Hills Ambulance Corps
PO Box 43
Katonah, NY 10536

Apply Online

To apply online, click on the button below.

How To Contact KBHVAC?

More questions? Contact us at [email protected].

“One is not born into the world to do everything but to do something.”

Henry David Thoreau
Contact Us

In an emergency, dial 911.
Non-emergency: 914.232.5872
[email protected]

Professional media inquiries: 914.815.8280


Mailing address:
Post Office Box 43
Katonah, NY 10536

Physical location:
160 Bedford Road
Katonah, NY 10536