Call for more information contact Madison County Emergency Management at 315.366.2549 or

Ready to join but don't know where to apply? Let us help you, take this short survey

and we will forward your information to your local fire department. Click Here.

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Take the First Step

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Being a volunteer firefighter or EMT is not easy work. The stakes are high. People's lives are in your hands. Do you have what it takes? Would you like to find out?

Service to Others

Are you tough enough?

You will be joining an elite group. You become part of a new family, a brotherhood & sisterhood unlike any you have ever known.

Find out if you have what it takes to be a volunteer firefighter. Take the first step.

  • Do it for yourself,
  • Do it for your family,
  • Do it for the pride,
  • Do it for your community