"Serving our community with 100% volunteer professionalism since 1956"

Tri-Community Ambulance 

Proudly serving the residents of the Bergholz, Pekin, Sanborn and St. Johnsburg Fire districts since 1956!


Tri-Community Ambulance Service, Inc. official blog!  Here you will find information about events and activities involving Tri-Community Ambulance!

Check back often for updated news and information!

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Social Media Craze in our district!

Posted on August 29, 2017 at 1:40 AM

Social media has gone nuts in our district!  A local farm has planted a crop of sunflowers, and social media has fallen in love with it, sparking hundreds of people to stop and take photos!

Our crews this past evening decided to be part of the internet craze!

New Bloodborne Pathogens Online Training goes live!

Posted on August 27, 2017 at 12:35 AM

Tri-Community has officially taken offline our BBP training site with Safe Response and have transitioned over to VFIS for BBP online training.

Every new recruit must complete the BBP training to come into compliance, and every current member must take a recert class in BBP each year.

The training link and post-tests can be found on our webpage under Training and New Member Orientation!


Posted on August 12, 2017 at 8:30 PM








On September 14, 2016, ...

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Have a safe July 4th Weekend!

Posted on July 2, 2017 at 9:35 PM

Tri-Community Ambulance wishes you and your family a happy and safe July 4th holiday!


Remember to keep the fireworks and other pyrotechnics to the professionals! According to the NFPA, in 2013, fireworks caused an estimated 15,600 reported fires in the U.S., including 1,400 structure fires, 200 vehicle fires, and 14,000 outside and other fires. Additionally, according to the CPSC, more ...

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Recruit NY Open House 2017

Posted on May 2, 2017 at 8:35 AM

This past weekend members from the Tri-Community Ambulance Service participated in 2 open house events aimed at recruiting new members to join our proud ranks and rich history of serving others!


The first day of the open house we were at the Bergholz Fire Company. The second day of the open house we were at the St. Johnsburg Fire Company.


Between the information booths, speaking to the public, giving ambulance tours, particip...

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Active Shooter Drill at Niagara Wheatfield!

Posted on March 17, 2017 at 6:55 PM

It is a topic that we never want to think about, nor want to ever happen.  But, in 1999 this became a reality in Columbine, and since that date there have been more incidents.  

As an EMS organization, we must train and prepare for the worst.

On March 17, 2017 Tri-Community sent our ENTIRE FLEET to Niagara Wheatfield schools to prepare for this type of event.  Involved w...

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Tri-Community prepared for Winter Storm

Posted on March 14, 2017 at 7:40 PM

The entire State of New York has been placed under a state of emergency by Governor Cuomo.   Weather conditions were expected to worsen between Monday into Tuesday nights, with the bulk of the storm hitting on Tuesday.  The storm watches and warnings continue on until Wednesday and Thursday before being lifted and the weather advisories ending.

During this event, we saw significant accumulations of snow, with over 14...

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A&E "Nightwatch" cast to join Tri-Community at annual dinner!

Posted on March 10, 2017 at 2:40 AM

Published 03/10/2017


Tri-Community Ambulance Service, Inc. is honored to announce that the A&E hit series Nightwatch cast members Titus, Holly, Nick and Dan will be flying in from New Orleans to the Tri-Community Ambulance Service, Inc. Annual Installation of Officers Banquet on March 25, 2017 in Niagara Falls, New York!


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Peace Bridge illumination to honor responders!

Posted on March 9, 2017 at 10:45 PM

Tri-Community is honored to have received notice from the Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority that our proposal has been approved!

On April 29th and April 30th, 2017 from dusk and running until 1am, the PEACE BRIDGE will be lit in RED, BLUE, GREEN and GOLD colors to honor ALL emergency responders during the annual FASNY Recruit NY Open House weekend!

Nearly 70% of your responders nationwide are 1...

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Recruit NY Event Locations Posted!

Posted on February 25, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Tri-Community Ambulance Service, Inc. NEEDS YOUR HELP!


Each year FASNY hosts a "Recruit NY" weekend aimed at educating the public on what our local volunteer emergency services do, and how they need your help. Most people do not realize that when they call 911, 70% of our nations responders are 100% volunteer! These men and women leave their families, friends and even work to answer an emergency within the community.


To ensure we have the proper staffin...

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Tri-Community announces 2017 Recruit NY event

Posted on February 20, 2017 at 2:15 PM

Published 02/20/2017


Tri-Community Ambulance Service, Inc. is proud to host a combined recruitment open house with Bergholz Fire Company on Saturday April 29, 2017 from 10am-3pm. The combined open house event will be hosted at the Bergholz fire station at 2470 Niagara Road in Wheatfield.


Come out to learn how you can help your community!



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Tri-Community handles busy day including fatal MVA

Posted on February 15, 2017 at 6:55 PM

It has been a busy day for Tri-Community responders.  We have had equipment on the street since 10am between 4 seperate calls.

One call, with Bergholz Fire, was for a fatal MVA.  Our thoughts and prayers for all involved.

From the news:


WHEATFIELD, N.Y. (WIVB) — At least one person is dead as the result of a crash in the Town of Wheatfield.


The crash, which occurred Wednesday afternoon, closed off Lockport...

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Happy Valentines Day from TCAS!

Posted on February 14, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Tri-Community would like to wish everyone a Happy Valentines Day!

Speaking of all things "love"....if you are looking for a way to give back and LOVE doing it, check out our website to learn about how you can help your community in their time of need!

Help spread the word! Volunteers wanted!

Posted on February 6, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Help Tri-Community recruit!

Tri-Community has recently partnered with Volunteer Match online to help promote our organization.  Please go to our social media page to help share our ad and get the word out!  The best advertisements remain word of mouth!

Congratulations to Deputy Chief Richardson

Posted on February 4, 2017 at 4:30 AM

Our family at Tri-Community would like to congratulate Deputy Chief Richardson on his new addition to his family!

(copied from the Sanborn Fire Company Facebook page):  The Sanborn Fire Company Family would like to congratulate our Deputy Chief Craig Richardson and his wife Ashley on the birth of their son Jackson. Both mommy and baby are doing great.

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