Central Huron Ambulance Service is the only Advanced Life Support agency in Huron County. We are a non-profit organization that is owned by the following: City of Bad Axe, Colfax, Dwight, Hume, Lincoln, Meade, Pte. Aux Barques, Sheridan, Sigel, Verona and Port Austin Townships, the Village of Kinde, and the Village of Port Austin.
We have two stations: Bad Axe and Port Austin. Our fleet consists of 4 ambulances - 2 Advanced Life Support (ALS), 2 Basic Life Support (BLS), and 1 ECHO (paramedic) unit located in Bad Axe, and 1 BLS ambulance and 1 First Responder unit located in Port Austin. We currently have over 40 employees, which consists of EMRs, EMT-Bs, Paramedics, Instructors, FTOs, Coordinators, and an office manager. In 2015 and 2016, Central Huron Ambulance Service responded to over 2,000 calls per year, between the Bad Axe and Port Austin stations.
Central Huron Ambulance is supported by tax dollars and operating revenue. Donations are always welcomed and appreciated. They can be made by organizations, memorials, and individuals. Monetary donations are used for purchasing equipment, educational and training opportunities, and other expenses that will be utilized to improve Central Huron Ambulance Service, the crew, and the community we serve.