ARES' Licensed radio operators  provides swift, reliable communications to enhance the safety of the public at marathons, parades, races and large scale public service events at No Cost.  


Disaster  Communications

From the attack on 9/11 to 2012's Super Storm Sandy,  ARES has assisted Nassau County and the American Red Cross when all else fails.

Training,  LICENSING, certifications


ARES offers training, FCC License preparation classes, advanced certification classes and emergency preparedness planning.

Amateur Radio Emergency Service

Nassau County ARES

since 1935


Providing Radio Communications for 80 Years!

Yahoo Group

Nassau County ARES

New York

ARRL NLI Section

Jim Mezey,  W2KFV

Section Manager

Nassau County ARES

Dave Akins,  AK1NS

District Emergency Coordinator

John Wilson,  KD2AKX

Assistant District Emergency Coordinator

Site Updated:  5/8/2015

Nassau County ARES

PO Box 891

Hicksville, NY 11802

ph 516-312-8745

fax 516-368-3735