"Our town is fortunate to have such a professional and hard working group of high school and adult volunteers providing emergency medical service in Darien for over 40 years" 

Jayme Stevenson, First Selectwoman

post-patchFor over 40 years, Post 53 has provided the town of Darien, CT with emergency medical services, while providing local high school students with an exceptional opportunity to serve their community. The dedicated volunteers of Post 53 man three fully-equipped state-of-the-art ambulances, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.



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EMT Class 2015

This year, Darien EMS had 19 high school students and 5 adults complete EMT class! Pictured above is the graduating class at the Post 53 annual extrication exercise with local fire departments. If you are interested in becoming an adult advisor at Post 53, sign up for EMT class starting this fall! The course begins October 5th and finishes early March. After 140 hours of classroom study and 20 hours of practical training, EMT students are eligible to take Connecticut State examinations for their basic level EMT certification. Contact  training@post53.org for more information, limited space is available.


Thank you Darien for your support

of the Post 53 Food Fair!

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The Class of 2016 Posties ready to march in the parade: Chris Graves, Hannah McLane, Christian Ostberg, Kaleigh Conway, Carson Stewart, Grace Harmon, Alison Greene, Alexis Hills, Ellie Cush, Megan Johnston, Robby Waters, Charlotte Byrne, Steven Kreuch, Colin Burke, Molly Weinstock, Schuyler Van Den Broek, and Harrison Walter.


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Posties setting up for the Food Fair: Alex Swift, Gillian Riordan, and Ryan Gifford.


Posties teaching CPR at the

Norwalk Hands For Life event!

June 20, 2015 Cameron Shutts, Ellie Nelson, Ellie Cush, Mary Cate Carlo, Nicole Santella, Emily Bergwall, Uma Basu, Carl Hunter, Meg Price, Ryan Gifford, Tommy Kreuch, Natalie Gorman, and Michal Belolli (from left to right).

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Posties teaching CPR at the

Westport Hands For Life event!

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