TEXSAR’s Mission Statement: “Committing to service-above-self, perpetual training, and inter-agency cooperation to maintain a constant state of readiness for search, rescue, incident response and above all else, safety.”
TEXSAR relies on private donors and supporters like you to be able to deploy and support our communities, please considering contributing – We Appreciate Your Support!
TEXSAR encourages members and the public to refer to the CDC and the Texas Department of State Health Services for all current and accurate information. It is important to pay close attention to your sources. There is a plethora of misinformation out there and during a time like this it is important to know the facts, not the rumors.
June 19, 2020
Central Texas TDEM Assistance Request
TEXSAR members aided in food organization for the community.
May 26 – 27, 2020
AVEY COVID-19 Food Distribution
TEXSAR members aided in food organization and distribution for the community.
May 4, 2020 – Present Day
TEXSAR Members are assisting COVID-19 testing centers in Williamson County
May 14, 2020
Travis County Medical Society COVID-19 Support
TEXSAR Members assisted with PPE Distribution
March 24, 2020 – May 26, 2020
TEXSAR Members assited COVID-19 testing centers in Harris County
TEXSAR Members worked 10-12 hour shifts supporting testing centers in whatever capacity needed.
April 20,21, & 24
Central Texas Food Bank
25 TEXSAR members helped sort food at the Central Texas Food Bank.
March 27, 2020 – April 24, 2020
TEXSAR participated in an assignment aiding Central Texas EOC Logistics
TEXSAR has extensive experience and training in IMT and Logistics. Members worked 12 hour daily shifts in the EOC in Austin, Texas to support Travis County and the City of Austin.
March 27, 2020 – April 9, 2020
TEXSAR begins an assignment aiding Central Texas EOC Medical Logistics
TEXSAR Medics have extensive experience and training in IMT and Logistics. Members worked 12 hour daily shifts in the EOC in Austin, Texas to support Travis County and the City of Austin.
March 26 and April 2, 2020
TEXSAR hosted Blood Drives in Central Texas
TEXSAR is supporting Central Texas Blood banks by ensuring the blood supply remains consistent. With social distancing, blood drives have been cancelled across the State, we are doing our part by hosting these events. A huge thanks to We Are Blood for putting on the drives and for the Salt Lick BBQ for allowing us to host the events at your restaurant. Next Blood Drive is tentatively scheduled for May 22, more information to come.
March 13, 2020 – Present Day
All TEXSAR in person meetings and trainings are cancelled until further notice.