Plaque Dedication

Plaque Dedication On Saturday March 22 the Guttenberg family (family of CVAC Medical Director Mike Guttenberg,D.O.) honored the members of CVAC past, present and future with a plaque which is affixed to the front of the building at 200 Burr Rd. The idea came from Mike’s nephew who was looking to honor not only CVAC more


The Commack Volunteer Ambulance Corps Operation Frosty Parade on December 14, 2013, was a huge success. Thanks to the generosity of the CVAC District’s residents, the CVAC elves collected over 1000 toys to donate to a local charity, and also collected food for local food pantries. Santa and all his helpers, including Frosty and Rudolph, more

Overturn into the Woods

A single car overturned into the woods on the Sunken Meadow Pkwy near Exit SM1E on Wednesday. All occupants were out of the vehicle upon the arrival of EMS. 2-16-20, 2-16-18, and 2-16-89 operated on the scene under the Command of Asst. Chief Lowenberg.

Early Morning MVA

Early Tuesday morning CVAC was activated for a Bravo MVA at the intersection of Somers La / Indian Head Road. While enroute FRES called to upgrade the alarm to a heavy rescue MVA. Under command of Asst. Chief Lowenberg, 2-16-17, 2-16-89 and 2-16-32 worked as a team with the Commack FD to extricate the patient. more

2013 5K Run / Walk – THANK YOU!

We would like to thank everyone for their participation in our 2nd Annual 5K Run / Walk. The money raised will be going directly to a CPR Assist Device know as the Lucas. For more information on the Lucas device, click on the link below. Lucas Device The link below contains pictures from this years more


On Monday April 1st at 13:33, Commack VAC & Commack FD were activated for a Motor Vehicle Accident in the parking lot of Home Depot at Larkfield Rd & Jericho Tpk. Units arrived to find a 2 car MVA with a fuel spill, the victims self extricated prior to our arrival. 2 patients were transported more

New Ambulances

Members of the New Ambulance Committee recently took a trip to see our new ambulances in the final stages of production at the PL Custom factory in New Jersey. These vehicles will be replacing the existing 2-16-17 and 2-16-18.


Gasoline Heaven – THANK YOU!!! Hurricane Sandy had a major impact on many of us. Our volunteers were on stand-by for the entire event ready to respond when called. But with the recent fuel shortage, many of our volunteers were low or without fuel and unable to respond. Rudy and the staff at Gasoline Heaven more

MVA with Pin

On a wet Sunday afternoon CVAC was activated for a MVA on the NB Sunken Meadow Parkway between the Indian Head Road Exit and the Pulsaki Road Exit. Upon arrival the crew was faced with a single car MVA into the woods with one occupant trapped. CFD was on scene and quickly extricated the patient more

We Will Never Forget

We will never forget this date 11 years ago. CVAC participated in the 9-11 Ceremony hosted by the Commack High School. A memorial was constructed to remember those who gave all trying to save others. CVAC members visited the 9-11 Memorial in NYC a few days earlier.