Become a local fire or emergency medical service volunteer and join our extraordinary community of heroes.
Below you will find some of the many online resources available to fire/EMS volunteers and potential recruits. Several are maintained by the government, while others are sponsored by private organizations. They all share a deep respect for the men and women who contribute so much time and effort to preserving the safety of their individual communities and the nation as a whole.
Suffolk County Dept of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services
Suffolk County Fire Academy
Suffolk County Volunteer Firemen’s Association
Fire Chiefs’ Council of Suffolk County, N.Y.
Firemen’s Association of the State of New York
New York State Association of Fire Chiefs
Association of Fire Districts of the State of New York
County Fire Coordinators’ Association of the State of New York
Suffolk County Citizen Corps Programs
New York State Office of Fire Prevention & Control
Department of Homeland Security
Federal Emergency Management Agency
National Volunteer Fire Council
New York State Emergency Management Office
Fire News magazine
Fire Rescue 1
International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC)
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)