Welcome to the offical website of the Cleveland Association of Rescue Employees I.L.A. Local 1975
For info about our campaign to secure mental health provisions and improved working conditions for our memebership, please click on the Membership Updates tab
The Role of CARE Local 1975:
CARE 1975 is the Labor Union for Cleveland (Ohio) EMS paramedics, EMTs, dispatchers and sergeants.
CARE 1975 is actively working to improve CEMS, both for employees and for the citizens we serve. Some of our recent initiatives include:
CARE will continue to be advocates for mental health in our division. The Executive Board appreciates the work that every member puts in on a daily basis. If the need arises, please utilize the Peer Support Hotline: 888 694 8880
For more details about how PTSD affects our membership, see the recent 19news story.