Benefits

img benefitsService has its rewards.

Not only does being a volunteer firefighter give you the opportunity to serve your community in an exciting and fulfilling way, there are also a variety of incentives available from the government, as well as your local fire companies. These may include:

  • Property tax offsets 
  • State Income Tax Benefits 
  • Free health checkups 
  • Free accident insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement (FASNY HELP)
  • Length of Service Awards Program 
  • Free equipment and training 

For details on the benefits available in your community, speak with the recruitment coordinator at your local volunteer fire department.