​Welcome to Bruen Rescue Squad!
Proudly Serving East Greenbush Since 1937!

Welcome! We here at Bruen have been keeping busy this year and wanted to let you know what's new. Please read some of our articles and share with your friends. 

Your neighbors,
W.F. Bruen Rescue Squad

​Dedicated to Service


​News & Training


​The W.F. Bruen Rescue Squad was organized in 1937 by a handful of men and has the distinction of being thesecond oldest volunteer ambulance service in the state of NewYork.

At first, the squad served as a walk-in first aid station for treatment of minor injuries and if a more dire situation was presented, emergency medical care was given until an Albany hospital ambulance arrived.  [READ MORE...]

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"Bruen Buzz" Articles

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