New Providence Volunteer Fire Department 175 Floral Ave, New Providence, NJ07974 Formed in 1902, the New Providence Volunteer Fire Department's first home was in a blacksmith shop that was owned by one…More of the firefighters. Three locations and 90 years later, Prudential Insurance Company donated land to the Borough of New Providence to build a new firehouse. Constructed between 1993 and 1996 at a cost of $1,400,000, the firehouse is still home to volunteer members and all equipment to this day. With nearly 40 volunteer members and 12 volunteer officers, the fire department accepts applications for full member and junior member volunteer firefighters on a rolling basis. Applications and requirements are available on the fire department's website.
Established in 1952, the Rescue Squad provides emergency medical services to local residents free of charge. The…More Rescue Squad, which consists of 14 volunteers, accepts and encourages donations to keep it operating. As a non-profit organization, any donations made are tax-deductible. They can be made by mail and the squad is in the process of setting up an online system for donation.
New volunteers are always welcome and the prerequisites can be found on the squad's website.
Berkeley Heights Township Rescue Squad 378 Snyder Ave, Berkeley Heights, NJ07922 Serving Berkeley Heights since 1942, the volunteer rescue squad is staffed completely by volunteers from the community.…More The squad, which is on-call 24 hours a day, is funded mainly by donations and is a tax-deductible organization. The building is located at 378 Snyder Avenue, at the corner of Locust and Snyder. For general information, call 908-464-1141.