​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

‘Tis the (flu) Season
It’s the most wonderful time of the year - flu season.  A study conducted by the Center for Disease Control[...]
2019 Holiday Parade-Save The Date!
Mark your calendars! The parade steps off at 6 PM from the East Greenbush Firehouse on Phillips Road, traveling north[...]
Vaping & Lung Related Injuries
Vaping - you can’t turn on a television or radio, pick up a newspaper or magazine (or venture online to[...]
These Small Tips to Keep You & Your Family Safe
As summer draws to a close, temperatures start to cool off, especially at night.  It’s only a matter of time[...]
Bike helmets spare lives!
According to the National Highway Traffic Administration, 783 bicyclists were killed in 2017, with the majority of accidents occurring in[...]
Why we partner with the American Red Cross
The Bruen Rescue Squad is proud to partner with the American Red Cross and be a part of all they[...]