It's critical we shine a light on the fire and emergency services' emotional and behavioral health problem and emphasize the importance of changing the culture. This 42-page report includes background information, statistics, resources and action items for departments to use toward the mental … [Read more...] about A Proactive Approach to Ensuring Mental Wellness – VCOS Yellow Ribbon Report
TO ALL NC FIRE CHIEFS, FIRE MARSHALS, AND NCSFA MEMBERS: As the annual business meeting of the Association approaches at conference August 8th – 11thin Raleigh, there are several recommended changes to the NCSFA Bylaws that have been submitted that have met the deadline for bylaw changes. These … [Read more...] about Proposed Bylaw Changes
2018 Legislative Day – June 13 The 2018 North Carolina Fire Service Legislative Day will be on June 13th. We will meet at the NC Museum of Natural Life Sciences, 11 West Jones St, Raleigh, NC 27601. More details will be posted here and emailed out as the date approaches. Please encourage members … [Read more...] about 2018 Legislative Day – June 13
The 2017 Fire Service Legislative Day was held May 4, 2017 and had record breaking attendance from across the state. We want to thank everyone who joined us and visited their representatives of the NC House and Senate at the General Assembly. It is hard to imagine what would make a bigger impact … [Read more...] about 2017 Fire Service Legislative Day
RALEIGH - The North Carolina State Firemen’s Association is going green! We Are moving all Roster Renewals online in 2014 and will no longer be sending paper copies of the department roster to update in November of each year. To make the transition to paperless a smooth one, the … [Read more...] about NCSFA Going Green!
The Firemen's Relief Fund Report has received a facelift. The reports are still due on October 31, but now your forms are submitted electronically. In order to submit your form, you must log into you account … [Read more...] about Relief Fund Reports Due October 31 – New Procedures in Place
Raleigh - On June 6, 2012 a group of firefighters from all across North Carolina converged upon the NC Legislature for the North Carolina State Firemen's Association's Annual Legislative Day. They visited house and senate members, as well as sat in on the vote for an important … [Read more...] about NCSFA Annual Legislative Day Success June 6, 2012
ASHEVILLE – The state Board of Transportation voted unanimously this morning to rename Smoky Park Bridge the Capt. Jeffrey Bowen Bridge in memory of the city firefighter who died in the line of duty last July.“Throughout his career, Captain Jeffrey Scott Bowen brought honor to the City of Asheville … [Read more...] about DOT: Captain Bowen’s Name to go on Smoky Park Bridge