Established in 1935, Chatham Emergency Squad is a nonprofit agency that offers a range of medical emergency, paramedic support and ambulance calling services. It provides basic life support and transportation assistance in various areas that include moving helpless, sick, injured and senior citizens from automobiles and upper floors of homes. The agency also participates in several emergency disaster works through its emergency management teams. Additionally, Chatham Emergency Squad s ambulances carry a variety of gear, such as equipment for moving patients, blood pressure cuffs, stethoscopes, portable radios, cell phones, bedclothes, protective clothing, and obstetrics and trauma kits. The agency maintains a presence in Chatham, N.J.