Youth Programs Grow in Recruitment Role

A recent article and video from the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York highlights the role that junior firefighter programs play in fire department recruitment as well as youth skill-building and development. In a time when many volunteer fire departments have an aging membership, these youth programs connect the next generation to the department. Read article. Find resources to start or expand a local junior firefighter program from the NVFC’s National Junior Firefighter Program.