Amateur Radio Emergency Services

Site: Renfrew County West

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Description and Services
Description (Service) Primary function is to provide backup communications to agencies that require these services in an emergency * ARES members are kept current by participating in emergency exercises and by providing communications for some community events * licensed radio amateurs who have voluntarily registered their qualifications and equipment for communications duty in the public service when disaster strikes * licensed radio amateurs * whether or not a member of RAC or any other local or regional organization * are eligible for membership in the Amateur Radio Emergency Service
Hours No office hours
Areas Served Deep River ; Head, Clara and Maria ; Laurentian Hills ; Laurentian Valley ; Pembroke ; Petawawa
Eligibility ARES members require an Amateur Radio License * people interested in becoming amateurs are welcome
Application Membership application available online at
Languages English
Fees None
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-584-2398
Crisis Phone Capital/Seaway District Emergency Coordinator: 
Mike Hickey 613-679-4474
Primary Contact Bob Howard, Group Coordinator Renfrew Co. West ARES, Renfrew County West ARES; Phone: 613-584-2398; Email:
Alternate Contact Dom Grosleau, Assistant Group Coordinator, Renfrew County West ARES; Phone: 613-530-7723
Alternate Executive George Dionne; Phone: 613-687-6707
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Deep River
Address & Map
146 Ezylyfe Lane
Deep River, ON K0J 1P0
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Intersection Hwy 17 and Allen Rd
Mailing Address c/o Bob Howard 
146 Ezylyfe Lane 
Deep River, ON K0J 1P0
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Funding Private
Service Categories Amateur Radio Clubs ; Emergency Preparedness and Response Planning
Print Material
Accreditation No

Administration: 613-757-3108 Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm

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