Welcome Stanislaus County ARES

The Stanislaus County Amateur Radio Emergency Service is composed of FCC licensed Amateur Radio operators who have voluntarily registered their capabilities and equipment for public service communications duty under Federal regulations, Amateur Radio public service communications are furnished without any compensation of any kind. ARES® personnel are prepared to respond during emergencies by a continual training program, and by maintaining their radio equipment and other response items in excellent condition. The team consists only of those who want to help, and who are dedicated to staying prepared to render radio-communications assistance during emergency conditions.

ARES® operates under the authority of the Stanislaus County Office of Emergency Services (OES), and the Stanislaus County Assistant Director for OES. ARES® is organized under the auspices of the American Radio Relay League, the San Joaquin Valley Section Manager, and the San Joaquin Valley Section District Emergency Coordinator.

Operational control is under the county OES.


DECEMBER 5, 2020, Stanislaus AREA Meeting Presentation by Richard W6ABJ – Merced ARES Emergency Coordinator.

Link to YouTube Recording of meeting and Presentation

Status: Normal

Situation normal. No activation at this time

Stanislaus County – Health Services Agency ( COVID-19) information


Welcome to the Stanislaus County Amateur Radio Emergency Service.

ARRL Pacific Division Meeting 12/12/2020

ARES Meeting Date and Agenda

June 2021

  • Saturday June 5, 2021 10AM – 12PM(Face to Face or Zoom Meeting)
    • Agenda TBA
  • Saturday June 5, 2021 7am – 3pm ( depending on assignment) Copperopolis Road Race 7a-3p (depending on assignment) Hunt Road and Milton Road need 8-9 operators.
  • Saturday June 19, 2021 Turlock Road Race 7a-3p (depending on assignment) Turlock Lake 22600 Lake Rd. La Grange need 15 operators.
  • Friday thru Sunday June 25 – 27, 2021 -Field Day – not club sponsored (Black Springs Rd – Calaveras County)

July 2021

  • Saturday July 10, 2021 10AM – 12PM
    • In person meeting to resume this month
    • Agenda TBA

August 2021

  • Saturday August 7, 2021 10AM – 12PM
    • Agenda TBA
  • Ham Cram – Saturday August 14, 2021

September 2021

  • Saturday September 4, 2021 10AM – 12PM
    • Agenda TBA

October 2021

  • Saturday October 2, 2021 10AM – 12PM
    • Agenda TBA
  • TBD 6a-6p (depending on assignment) Assist LARK with Cycling 4 Veterans Bike Ride additional details to follow need 7 operators.  Web site for the ride is
  • TBD Stanislaus County Bike Club Golden Hills Century Knights Ferry 7a-4p need 5-6
  • Friday-Sunday October (15th, 16th, 17th) Pacificon San Ramon Marriot PACIFICON.ORG

November 2021

  • Saturday November 6, 2021 10AM – 12PM
    • Agenda TBA

December 2021

  • Saturday December 4, 2021 10AM – 12PM
    • Agenda TBA

When all else fails…Amateur Radio.