Search And Rescue

A highly trained team of volunteers who are on constant alert, ready to search for those high risk missing people across Merseyside.

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The team cannot fundraise due to Coronavirus – you can donate here if you wish to help towards keeping the team running during this difficult time

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Merseyside Search & Rescue has volunteer roles for both operation and non operational roles. It takes considerable commitment as a volunteer, but if you have what it takes then why not join. Click on the box title for more information
We are in constant need to raise funds in order to continue our life saving service to the people of Merseyside and beyond. Our team is growing and we need vital equipment. Can you help? Click on the box title for more information
Discover more about our work at Merseyside Search & Rescue. We are a highly motivated team of professionally trained volunteers assisting Merseyside Police in searching for High Risk Missing People. Click on the box title for more information

Merseyside Search and Rescue is made up of volunteers who are committed to giving up their free time to assist the Police in searching for High Risk, Missing, Vulnerable people. We also provide a voluntary Fire Team for the landing of helicopters at Emergency Services Training Centre (Our Base) which takes people needing urgent medical care within the Hyperbaric Chambers. Find out more here.

On Call every hour of every day
100% volunteers with zero pay
Highly trained to national standards of Lowland Rescue
Passionate about what we do
Saving lives across Merseyside and beyond
Completely reliant on public donations
Working with Merseyside Police
High Risk | Vulnerable | Missing People
Working closely with Cheshire Search and Rescue

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We are privaledged to have been supported with donations from the below companies!



Travall have provided the team with a full set of floor mats and boot liner for our Land Rover Discovery – Keeping our vehicle in tip top condition



Berry Street Garage

Berry Street Garage, Liverpool, are very generously working alongside us and providing support for essential vehicle maintenance – Keeping us on the road


Land Rover Halewood donated a brand new Land Rover Discovery 4 back in 2016 – This vehicle has served us well and really is the heart of the team


Ferno donated a brand new Scoop Stretcher 65 – this fits perfect with our basket stretcher and is a crucial bit of kit


Hillbark Hotel & Spa are continuously supporting us in various different ways


Reactive Fire and Security Ltd (Paul) offering his eletrical services and radio communications expertise


Ray-Net Merseyside providing us with airways so our team can communicate via VHF Radio



SFL Mobile Radio providing us with a generous donation of radios featuring both VHF and digital


LazerLamps - High Performance Lighting

Providing us with 2 LED lamps for the front of the Land Rover to replace the old fashioned spot lamps 

For providing us with a stock of Blizzard Blankets, Jackets and Accessories


We are Proudly based at the Emergency Services Training Centre