Civil Aid Voluntary Rescue Association (C.A.V.R.A.) is a voluntary search and rescue organisation

Registered charity Number (C.I.O) (1194929)

We normally operate within South Wales and surrounding areas.

However we are also part of the local, regional and national flood response and are a DEFRA approved, Flood rescue team (B122).

Our purpose is to provide, fully trained personnel to assist the emergency services in a range of situations,

  • Providing assistance during searches for missing persons both on land and water.
  • Providing assistance during adverse weather conditions
  • Providing Assistance during Civil Contingencies.
  • Provide support to local authorities.
  • Provide Support at Public Events.

Our volunteers carrying out rescues in

Swift water
Flood environments
First Aid