Description & Services
Public Comments Deputy Chiefs are: 
  • Ed Carlson, ph 807-274-6952 Ext 4, email carlsone@rrdssab.on.ca 
  • Chris Wielinga, ph 807-274-6952 Ext 5, email cwielinga@rrdssab.on.ca 
  • Chad Buist, ph 807-274-6952 Ext 6, email cbuist@rrdssab.on.ca 
  • Shelly Vanuden, ph 807-274-6952 Ext 3, email vanudens@rrdems.on.ca
Description (Service)
  • Responsible for the administration of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) 
  • Maintains local and regional Heliports 
  • Maintains a fleet of ambulances, 12 vehicles distributed between four 4 stations
 
Station Locations
 
Atikokan Station 
Physical Address: 114 Dorothy St 
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1390 Atikokan, On P0T1C0 
Non-emergency phone: 807-597-3972 
Fax: 807-597-4281 
Atikokan Administrative Office: 
Rawn Road Centre 
P.O. Box 1300 Atikokan, On P0T 1C0 
Ph: 807-597-1431 Fax: 807-597-1493
 
Emo Station 
Physical Address: 32 Florence St 
Mailing Address: PO Box 126 Emo, On P0W 1E0 
Non-emergency phone: 807-482-2984 
Fax: 807-482-3633
 
Fort Frances Station 
Physical Address: 801 Scott St 
Mailing Address: 801 Scott Street Fort Frances, ON P9A 1J3 
Non-emergency phone: 807-274-6952 
Fax: 807-274-5637
 
Rainy River Station 
Physical Address: 708 Atwood Ave 
Mailing Address: PO Box 602, Rainy River, ON P0W 1L0 
Non-emergency phone: 807-852-3159 
Fax: 807-852-4227
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm 
Emergency Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Rainy River District
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for assistance
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone Main Office 807-274-5349 
Emergency Services Office 807-274-6952
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-5349
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Fax 807-274-5637
E-Mail reception@rrdssab.on.ca
Website www.rrdssab.ca
Primary Contact Shelly VanUden, EMS Clerk; Phone: 807-274-6952 ext 3; Email: vanudens@rrdems.on.ca
Primary Executive Dan McCormick, Health Services Manager; Phone: 807-274-6952 ext 33; Email: dmccorm@rrdssab.on.ca
Alternate Executive Dan McCormick, Chief Adminstrative Officer; Phone: 807-274-5349 ext 238; Email: dmccorm@rrdssab.on.ca
Site Location Directly across the street from the White Pine Inn
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 801 Scott St
Fort Frances, ON P9A 1J3
 
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Intersection Scott St and Butler Ave
Mailing Address 450 Scott St 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 1H2
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial