Sea Stretcher

The Sea Stretcher is Fishers Island’s ambulance boat that takes patients to Lawrence Memorial Hospital in a matter of minutes in the case of a medical emergency. L&M’s ambulance meets the boat in New London for transport to the hospital.


911 (from landline)
631-765-2600 (from cell phone)

Fire Fighters and EMT’s will be notified within seconds, 24 hours a day.

Fishers Island Sea Stretcher is an essential and vital part of the Island’s emergency services and, unlike the Fire Department, it does not receive funding from the Town of Southold and is run solely on donations and volunteers.

Please add a note it is for the Sea Stretcher

DONATIONS TO SEA STRETCHER may be made out to the Fishers Island Fire Department with Sea Stretcher noted in the check Memo and mailed to FIFD, PO Box 123, Fishers Island, NY 06390

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USCG Eagle passing the Race early morning March 18, 2023 on her return from the Chesapeake Bay . Photo Credit Marlin Bloethe

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