Learn about the Oakes Cardiac Ready Community initiative.  Click here for more information.


EMT course begins September 10th!  Call us today to sign up!  

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CPR classes are being offered on a regular basis.  Please contact the ambulance service if you are interested.  Read More

The importance of training and education to not only our staff, but also to that of our surrounding communities.

We Value

Our Philosophy

  • Emergency 911 Response
  • Non-Emergency Transports
  • EMS Education                                 (EMR, EMT and Refreshers)
  • Public Education                              (CPR and First Aid)
  • Safety Session Talks
  • Event Standby
  • Public Tours

We strive to provide the best possible care to our sick and injured patients in the most competent and caring manner.

Caring for our community

Contact Us

We provide both advanced and basic level emergency transport to the citizens of Oakes and many of the surrounding communities.

Call Us: (701) 742-3244

In addition to recruiting volunteer EMS personnel the Oakes Volunteer Ambulance is seeking a full-time Paramedic to join our team of caring and compassionate EMS providers!  For more information visit the "About Us" page.

Our Services

Our Service

Oakes Volunteer Ambulance Service

615 Ivy Avenue ~ Oakes, ND 58474

(701) 742-3244 phone

(701) 742-9336 fax

We Are Hiring!

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 5:00 pm.

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

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