Western Virginia EMS Council

The Western Virginia Emergency Medical Service (EMS) Region includes the counties of Alleghany, Craig, Botetourt, Floyd, Franklin, Giles, Henry, Montgomery, Roanoke, Patrick, Pittsylvania, and Pulaski; and the cities of Covington, Danville, Martinsville, Radford, Roanoke, and Salem.


This organization is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, tax exempt agency. It is an integral part of Virginia’s comprehensive EMS system. It serves to assess, identify, coordinate, plan and implement efficient and effective regional EMS delivery systems in partnership with Virginia’s Office of Emergency Medical Services and EMS Advisory Board.