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  • New Recruitment Campaign
    New Recruitment Campaign

    The NVFC's Make Me A Firefighter campaign department portal is your one-stop shop for recruiting qualified folks looking to serve your community. Sign up at portal.nvfc.org to post your volunteer needs today! Learn more.

  • Safety & Health Week 2015
    Safety & Health Week 2015

    Safety and Health Week may be over, but you can continue to use the resources from the web site to Create a Culture of Safety in your Communty, in your Department, and for Yourself: www.safetyandhealthweek.org.

  • Join the NVFC Today!
    Join the NVFC Today!

    You strive to be the best firefighter or EMT you can be, and the NVFC is here to help. Join today to access great NVFC member benefits! Learn more.

  • Take Action
    Take Action

    Use the NVFC's Capwiz advocacy tool to communicate with Congress on important issues impacting the fire and emergency services. Take action now!

  • Help Volunteers Impacted by Disasters
    Help Volunteers Impacted by Disasters

    The NVFC Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund provides stipends to help volunteer firefighters, EMS personnel, and rescue workers impacted by a state- or federally-declared disaster.

    Learn how you can help.

  • New NVFC Department Member Benefit

    Does your department have a junior firefighter program? The NVFC is now offering a new benefit to all Department Members to help them recruit, retain, and motivate junior firefighters. Department Memb…

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  • 11 Actions for Preventing Cancer in the Fire Service

    Numerous studies have shown that firefighters are at increased risk of many types of cancer. The Firefighter Cancer Support Network released a white paper in 2013 on cancer in the fire service and wha…

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  • Safety and Health Week Success Story: McCrady Fire & Emergency Services

    The McCrady Fire and Emergency Services is a career department located at the National Guard’s McCrady Training Center in Eastover, SC. The 24 members worked to create a Culture of Safety during the 2…

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  • Recruiting a More Diverse Fire Service

    By Candice McDonald, MA My grandmother was born in the 1940s, but it wasn’t until the year 2014, at the age of 73, that she was recruited into the fire service as a member of Fire Corps. She wil…

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  • Help is Only a Call Away

    New videos highlight the importance of seeking help for behavioral health issues and the assistance available through the Fire/EMS Helpline, which is provided by American Addiction Centers in partners…

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