Saving Lives on the Water
To answer the ancient and compelling call for community members to come to the aid of seafarers, individuals, or coastal communities in times of need, distress, or disaster.
To be well-trained, non-paid professionals providing a high standard of community-based marine safety services.
Safety: Marine safety is our top priority and is at the forefront of all of our activities.
Service: Serving the marine communities and visitors to Howe Sound and its islands, Georgia Strait and the communities from Port Mellon to Davis Bay are at the heart of what motivates our volunteer members.
Professionalism: Meeting the professional high standards for knowledge, skill, and ability in our operations directs our training, procurement, activities, and daily personal conduct.
Community: Contributing to the confidence of those who use, enjoy, and earn a living from our majestic marine environment through rescue operations, marine safety education, community outreach, and youth engagement.