Search and Rescue
Central Okanagan Search and Rescue has been providing the region with life-saving search and rescue services since 1954. COSAR is the oldest SAR team in the province and handles everything from technical back country rescues to searching for missing children and elderly individuals with dementia. Every person within the Central Okanagan has the potential to benefit from the services provided by the team.
No Charge for Rescues
Search and Rescue services in BC and across Canada are provided free of charge to those that require help. If you, a friend, or a loved one are ever in a situation that may require SAR services, do not delay in calling for help.
Call 911 and Search and Rescue will be activated, free of charge regardless of the situation.