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Hours of Service
The NFD needs more volunteer firefighters.It is an excellent way to serve, and give back to your community. Being a volunteer firefighter is a very rewarding and gratifying experience, it takes time and dedication. If you’re willing to put in the time and effort become a volunteer today!
The department provides members with gear and equipment along with essential life-saving training.
Access to income tax credits, property tax reductions
Free physicals & flu shots are offered to members of the department.
Eligibility for affordable coverage from the New York State Health Insurance Program (NYSHIP).
Young volunteers can earn scholarships and tuition reimbursement for college
Upon reaching age 62, volunteers may receive up to $ per month for each year of service.
These men and women are truly amazing, and they come from every walk of life; they work and live all around you. They share an unselfish, often underappreciated commitment to being there…ready to serve… whenever a crisis occurs. That is truly being a good neighbor.
Are you that kind of neighbor? Are you ready to stand up and do your part when the sirens call? It isn’t a decision to take lightly. It takes training, hard work and courage to be amazing. But it can also be the most satisfying and rewarding thing you ever do. Your local fire department needs you!