Dial 911 in Any Emergency:

When you dial 911, Erie County Department of Public Safety dispatch center will dispatch a West County Paramedic Association with a paramedic and EMT, along with your local fire department ambulance. Call 911 for any life threatening emergency, such as heart attack, severe fall, an automobile accident, an illness, etc. Calling 911 provides the fastest possible response from Emergency Personnel.
Non-Emergency Medical Stretcher Transport:
WCPA provides medical stretcher transportation on a non-emergency basis. This includes hospital to hospital, home to hospital, or hospitals to home.  Special event's such as weddings, funerals, etc. if drivers are available. 

Wheelchair services have been discontinued as of the end of May 2023; we apologize for any inconvenience.
EMS Stand-Bys:
WCPA provides trained EMT and/or Paramedics for EMS stand-by at local events.  

CPR, CPR with AED, Advanced First Aid.  EMS Con-ed classes offered through our training center monthly.  
To request a class call 814-774-3915 and ask for Sara or Contact Us.   

***Please check our Education page for details and dates of up coming classes.***
Examples of special needs:
More than three (3) steps
Behavior Health Care needs
Patient under the age of 18 without a parent or guardian
Contact Us:
Emergencies: DIAL 9-1-1
Non-Emergency: (814) 774-3915
Fax Number: (814) 774 8045

West County Paramedic Association 
6852 Meadville Rd.
Girard, PA 16417

Calls Answered 24 hours per day, year-round.

Office Hours:
Mon. to Fri. 8am to 4:00pm
Weekends CLOSED



  • 2013: 2,582                        
  • 2014: 2,618                          
  • 2015: 2,873                         
  • 2016: 2,816                          
  • 2017: 2,829                          
  • 2018: 2,911                          
  • 2019: 3,012                          
  • 2020: 2,895
  • 2021: 3,222
  • 2022: 3,197
  • 2023: 2,778


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