Hendricks County
Amateur Radio Emergency Service

Amateur radio operators use their training, skills, and equipment to provide communications during emergencies.

Amateur Radio Emergency Services

Responding since the 1930’s, ARES has assisted in a variety of local, state and national (as well as international) emergencies – from natural disasters to the attacks on September 11, 2001 – ARES and Ham Radio operators have assisted…    [See more]

ARES Membership Requirements

Every licensed amateur, regardless of membership in ARRL or any other local or national organization is eligible to apply for membership in ARES.  Training may be required or desired to participate fully in ARES.  Please inquire at the local level for specific information.

Because ARES is an Amateur Radio program, only licensed radio amateurs are eligible for membership.

The possession of emergency-powered equipment is desirable, but is not a requirement for membership.

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