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Recruiting Volunteer Firefighters Isn’t the Issue!

Dec 3, 2019: Many volunteer fire departments are struggling to maintain adequate staffing. This article for Fire Engineering by NVFC Massachusetts Director Joe Maruca argues that recruitment isn’t the problem...
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Free Course: Sticking Like Glue – Volunteer Fire and EMS Personnel

Dec 3, 2019: The NVFC is offering the course Sticking Like Glue – Volunteer Fire and EMS Personnel FREE for a limited time. This course outlines the challenges of staffing a volunteer or combination department...
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NVFC to Host Instagram Live Chat on Behavioral Health in the Fire Service

Dec 3, 2019: This event will take place on December 10 at 2:00pm EST Firefighters and EMS providers often put themselves at risk to protect and serve residents in their communities. However, not all risks are...
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Register for December 11 Webinar on Volunteer EMS Recruitment

Dec 3, 2019: The NVFC is hosting a free webinar on Volunteer EMS Recruitment: Positive Marketing and a Blended Service. Join presenter Jules Scadden for a discussion on how positive marketing and imaging can...
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The Holidays and First Responders – How to Cope With Increased Stress

Dec 3, 2019: This time of year can be especially stressful for firefighters, EMS providers, and their families. The NVFC webinar on The Holidays and First Responders – How to Cope With Increased Stress is now...
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Demonstrate the Value of Volunteers with the Cost Savings Calculator

Dec 3, 2019: Volunteer fire and EMS departments provide their localities a significant financial savings. The National Volunteer Fire Council’s (NVFC) Cost Savings Calculator helps departments quantify this...
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