We are the Rockland Conservation and Service Corps (RCSC) and our mission is, "To BUILD Rockland Pride Through Service." We educate, empower, and inspire Rockland County youth to make the world a better place.

Our members and volunteers are the best there is and we are making preservation of our natural resources the priority. We need crew members. We need volunteers. We need YOU! Its Your World. Your Chance To Make It Better. The RCSC is a program of the Rockland County Youth Bureau.

Intern With Us


We are an environmental and conservation volunteer corps located in the greater Rockland County area. We engage and empower young people in various environmental and resiliency volunteer projects to grow our communities value for environmental stewardship and increase preparedness and response to disaster and emergency situations. We offer an awesome summer environmental internship from June to August called the, "2015 Rockland Conservation Corps," students learn about environmental conservation, build hiking trails, map storm drains, clean-up rivers, and do many other awesome conservation public service projects throughout our region. In addition, each student receives a $2,100.00 stipend for this super fun outdoor work.  Click here for more information and how to apply.



We carry out an awesome amount of volunteer programs throughout the greater Rockland County region. Whether it be building hiking trails, cleaning streams, and preventing soil erosion OR leading community hikes and educating residents about the history of Rockland County. We need people like you to get it done. Contact us and we will get you connected the finest team of volunteers Rockland County has to offer.

Join The Emergency Response Team (RCERT)


We manage, train, and lead the Rockland Community Emergency Response Team (RCERT). RCERT is a FEMA trained emergency and disaster response team focused on preparing the greater Rockland County region and its citizens for emergencies and disasters. In an era of global environmental problems such as globlal climate change it is important today that we not only mitigate these serious problems but also build resilience for the seemingly inevitable impacts of a warming climate. Join CERT and become trained in everything from light search and rescue to CPR and Disaster First Aid at no cost to you. The only thing you need to give is your time to volunteer. We are creating a more adaptive, resilient, and capable community preparing for everything and working to mitigate the impact of emergencies and disasters.  Click here for more information.




Send us an e-mail: rcamericorps@co.rockland.ny.us

Give us a call: 845-708-7308