Central Park Medical Unit is an all-volunteer ambulance service providing free emergency medical services to Central Park’s 35 million annual visitors. Since 1975 we have helped people in their time of need, all across New York City. With your support, we’ll continue doing so for decades to come. Learn how YOU can help.
Founded in 1975, Central Park Medical Unit provides FREE emergency medical services to the 35+ yearly million visitors to Central Park.
Our 150+ dedicated volunteers are dedicated to helping people in their time of need.
We are doctors, lawyers, students, software engineers, teachers, and more, but we all share a common passion for helping others.
We are supported entirely by donations. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation today!
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In times of crises, we respond all over New York City. We’ve responded to 9/11, airplane crashes, natural disasters, and countless special events throughout the City.
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