A 911 call is made reporting a fire! The caller frantically waits as the sirens of the fire trucks get closer.
We need volunteer firefighters to answer that call and help our neighbors. If you think you can fill these boots click here. click here.
With deepest sympathies the Warehouse point fire department expresses its heart felt thoughts to the East Granby fire department on the untimely passing of Chief Peter Ahlstrin. Pete was a great friend, family member and chief. Rest in peace. Further details and arrangements will be posted as they become available.
Rest easy Chief, we'll take it from here.
Men and Women alike, have you ever thought of riding on the fire trucks you always see and hear heading down the road? Ever wanted to serve your fellow citizens? Ever dreamed of becoming part of the few, proud and bravest human beings on the earth? Join TODAY! We are always looking for new members to start into the ranks.
The requirements to be a Fire Fighter in the Warehouse Point Fire Department are easy to accomplish. First, you must live within the Warehouse Point Fire District, or live close to the district if you live outside Warehouse Point. You must be aged 14 to 17 to be a JR. Fire Fighter, and 18 or older to be a SR. Fire Fighter. You will be required to pass a physical that will be provided to you. All mandatory training required in your first year will be done, this includes Blood/Airborne Pathogen training, HazMat Awareness and for members 18 or over you must complete Fire Fighter One Training. All of this training comes complete with access to the incentive plan once your complete.
Everything you need is supplied free of charge. That includes all safety equipment, training, and physicals. We also are able to offer a lucrative incentive plan thanks to the town of East Windsor. With the incentive plan the more emergencies and training you attend, the more money you could make.
We also take others who would like to be part of the organization but not have to commit to the training and emergency call outs. These members, known as the Auxiliary, are a wonderful supplement to our department. Men and Women 18 and older who would like to find out more about this use the information to contact us below.
The American Red Cross Connecticut Chapter is making homes fire resistant through the Red Cross Home Fire Preparedness Campaign. At no cost to you, we would like to demonstrate some simple changes in the home that will help you protect your family against fire. In addition, the Red Cross will install a FREE smoke alarm within your home. More information