our communities public safety contacts

WELCOME TO OUR PUBLIC SAFETY PAGE

BELOW ARE LINKS TO ALL LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS AND FIRE RESPONDERS.

WE APPRECIATE OUR LOCAL HEROES. THEY RISK THEIR LIVES... TO PROTECT OURS.

  • CT STATE TROOPERS & JEWETT CITY RESIDENT TROOPERS

     

    Connecticut State Police:

    Troop E Montville    860 848-6500

     

    Borough Resident State Troopers:

    860 376-2583

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  • JEWETT CITY DEPARTMENT OF UTILITIES

    For Emergencies - Call 860-376-2955

     

    Report Street Lights out - Please call 860-376-2877 with the location and pole number of the defective light.

     

    Office Hours 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday

     

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  • JEWETT CITY VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT

    A. A. Young Jr,

    Hose & Ladder Company #1

     

    105 Hill Street

    Jewett City, Ct 06351

     

    Phone: 860 376-2707

    Fax:  860 376-3812

    A. A. Young has been a volunteer organization since 1895 and has approximately 40 active members and many more life members. We average about 600 calls for service a year that include structure fires, fire alarms, motor vehicle accidents, water emergencies, incidents with hazardous materials, and carbon  monoxide incidents. We respond with the Griswold Volunteer Fire Department to ANY fire in the Town of Griswold.

     

    Our Fire Police members respond with us to assist with traffic control. We are certified by the State of Connecticut as Emergency Medical Service First Responders; and as such we respond to any medical emergency in our response area to District 1 that includes Route 12 to the Canterbury/Plainfield town line, Route 12 south to the Lisbon town line, west of I-395 and the borough of Jewett City.We proudly serve all the residents in Jewett City and the Town of Griswold.

     

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  • GRISWOLD VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT

    The Griswold Volunteer Fire Department was established in 1947. This is a volunteer organization consisting of  approximately 45 members trained in various levels of fire fighting, emergency medical treatments and HAZMAT certifications.

    Griswold Volunteer Fire Department responds to over 400 calls each year. We respond with the Jewett City fire Department to all fires in the Town of Griswold including the Borough of Jewett City and are often called by surrounding towns for mutual aide. We are located in District 2 and we are responsible for everything East to Voluntown including I-395 North and south from the Lisbon line to Exit 87 in Plainfield.

    The Griswold Volunteer Fire Department is always looking for new members and will accept 16 through 18 year olds in our Cadet Program he fire house is located on Route 138, Voluntown Road, in the Pachaug section of Griswold.  Training night is every Tuesday from 7 to 9 PM. Meeting night is  every third Tuesday of each month at 8 PM.

     

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    Griswold Volunteer

    Fire Department

     

    883 Voluntown Road

    Griswold, CT 06351

     

    860-376-4996

  • AMERICAN AMBULANCE

    American Ambulance Service, Inc. is based in Norwich, Connecticut.

        Our paramedics respond to over 20 surrounding communities in Eastern Connecticut. We work with several of those communities as a result of our agreement with the Northeast Council of Governments.

     

        Non-Emergency Transportation

        In addition to all of our emergency responsibilities, we provide non-emergency or routine ambulance and wheelchair transportation. We are pleased to be working with all of our community hospitals and skilled nursing and rehab facilities.

     

        Our Team

        We are proud of our history, and proud of our Team Members, many of whom are active on Regional and State-Wide committees, working to improve Emergency Medical Services in the State of Connecticut

     

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    American Ambulance

    home base is currently at the

    Griswold Youth & Family Services Building on the second floor.

     

    68 Ashland Street

    Jewett City, CT 06351

  • DAY KIMBALL HOME CARE SERVICES

  • ANIMAL RESCUE & CONTROL

    Call Our Shea's

    Cell: 860-213-1532

    Shea Cavacini

    Animal Control Officer

    Bob Hansen

    Assistant Animal
    Control Officer

  • POISON CONTROL

     

    Emergency Information

     

    In a poison emergency:

    Call 1-800-222-1222

    Hearing impaired:

    Call 1-866-218-5372

     

  • UNCAS HEALTH DISTRICT

    Uncas Health District (UHD) develops emergency preparedness plans for the municipalities of the Uncas Health District and five other municipalities included in the Connecticut Department of Public Health (CT DPH) Mass Dispensing Area 38.

     

    Prevention, response and recovery plans are designed for public health emergencies such as epidemics, bio-terrorism, natural, and manmade disasters.

    UHD works closely with the Connecticut Department of Public Health, Connecticut Department of Emergency Management and Homeland Security: Region 4 (DEMHS), and Southeastern Connecticut Council of Governments' Regional Emergency Management Plan Committee and other local partners to assure comprehensive, up-to-date emergency response plans.