" We saved lives last night, what did you do? "
WELCOME and thank you for taking some time to learn more about volunteering for the Blandford and Area Fire Rescue. Our department volunteers are our first line of emergency response and have a broad responsibility for the overall safety of the community. Our members, who answer all calls for help, are extraordinary people, just like you!
Volunteering for the Fire and Emergency Services can be a rewarding and life-changing experience for men and women. If you have a sincere desire to help others in their greatest moments of need, volunteering some of your time is a great idea. There is a great sense of pride, accomplishment and community spirit knowing that you are a part of a volunteer team dedicated to excellence and community service.
Our Department is a family oriented organization providing opportunities for new and long lasting friendships within our communities.
BECOME PART OF OUR TEAM! There are many ways you can use your knowledge and skills to help our fire and emergency departments as a volunteer. Consider some of these areas that you can assist.
Medical First Responder
Emergency or Support Vehicle Drivers and Operators
Radio and Telephone Communications
Support and Administration
On Scene Rehabilitation & Support to our firefighters
Vehicle, Building & Equipment Maintenance
Auxiliary, Donations, Fundraising, Community Events Coordination
Public Education and Fire Prevention
Accounting and Administrative Support
Public Relations, Photography, Graphic Arts and Publishing
If you want to help your fellow citizens in their time of need, please contact
Blandford and Area Fire Rescue,Chief Mike Schnare
telephone at 902-228-2812
The Municipal Fire Services Co-ordinator by
telephone at 902-275-1312
We will be most pleased to assist you with volunteering for the Fire and Emergency Services.