The Amateur Radio Emergency Service« (ARES«) is a national organization that is part of the Amateur Radio Relay League (ARRL«).
Hemet-San Jacinto ARES« is a part of the Northwest Riverside County ARES« District. We serve the Hemet - San Jacinto cities and surrounding areas. We are composed of amateur radio licensees who have voluntarily registered our qualifications and equipment for communications duty in the public service when disaster strikes.
The Mission of Hemet-San Jacinto ARES« is to provide amateur radio communications resources in support of community agencies, residential communities and residents in and around the Hemet-San Jacinto city and surrounding areas in situations when:
The Hemet-San Jacinto ARES« group meets on the
Lee Deforest Amateur Radio Club repeater
145.420 PL 88.5 Offset at -600
Net Meetings are every Thursday of month (except the 2nd Thursday), at 7 p.m. Pacific Time.
1st Thursday - NBEMS testing
2nd Thursday - Sit-down meeting
3rd Thursday - Simplex on 2M, 70cm, or 1.25M
4th Thursday - Messaging
Visitors are always welcome.
Monthly meetings are held at 6PM on the second Thursday of each month at the Hemet Valley Baptist Church located at
For more information on Hemet-San Jacinto ARES, email [email protected].
HOW TO BE A PART OF ARES«:
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. The local ARES Emergency Coordinator can provide specifics. 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.
For information on joining ARES« please go to http://www.aresdb.com/index.php