Serving the residents and visitors of Pasadena since 1981.
Always Ready to Respond
The EMS Reserve is a unique unit of reservist Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) within the Pasadena Fire Department.
Our members stand ready to apply their Emergency Medical Services skills and training to serve and protect the community during disasters, special events, and every day life.Learn more →
Rescue Ambulance Duty
Providing volunteer EMTs to work alongside paid firefighter paramedics on the Pasadena Fire Department's Advanced Life Support (ALS) Rescue Ambulances.
Providing Basic Life Support (BLS) Emergency Medical Services at large Pasadena-area events. Working in conjunction with firefighter paramedics to provide the highest level of care.
Responding in times of wide-spread disasters. Providing a ready-reserve of EMTs to be deployed whenever and wherever they are needed.
Training, learning new techniques, and polishing old ones to keep our emergency response skills at their sharpest.