• Welcome to Newtown Underwater Search and Rescue

    Proudly serving Newtown, CT and
    surrounding towns since 1989. 

    About Us

    Our Mission

    Newtown Underwater Search and Rescue is an all volunteer emergency response team dedicated to saving lives through search and rescue operations by providing professionally trained members for water rescue and recovery incidents. Newtown Underwater Search and Rescue also promotes water safety awareness education. 

    Life Jacket Loaner Program

    NUSAR lends out for FREE Life jackets to children call  203-270-4390 to schedule.

    Apply today


    Newtown Underwater Search & Rescue Wants You!

    NUSAR is currently accepting applications for new members.

    General meetings are held on the second Monday of each month.

    Drills are the third Sunday of each month (with alternate drills on Thursday nights during the summer).

    Is is strongly encouraged that new members be certified open water divers (or higher), but non-divers are welcome on the team.

    Individuals must be relatively fit; capable of lifting 100 lbs and passing an annual dive physical.

    Sign up today!

    Email application to info@nusar.org

    Help Our Cause

    Your support and contributions will enable us to keep our gear and vehicles in good working order. Thank you for your generous donation to help fund our mission.

    Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

    Contact Us

    Get in Touch

    Newtown Underwater Search and Rescue

    P.O. Box 3203, Newtown, CT 06470

    (203) 270-4390