The Incorporated Village of Hempstead’s Fire Department provides fire protection and fire extinguishing services, initiating life rescue, rendering emergency medical assistance, controlling hazardous material situation including weapons of mass destruction incidents and providing related emergency services. The Fire Department administers and enforces the prevention code and the housing code. The Village Fire Department also promotes prevention activities designed to reduce the incidence and probability of fire.
- Help us in locating you! Make sure your address is visible from the street at all times.
- Make sure the fire hydrant closest to your property is clear of all obstructions at all times.
- Snow, vegetation and garbage slow us down when seconds count.
- How do I become a member of the Hempstead Volunteer Fire Department?
- How will I receive the training needed to become a firefighter?
- Is the public allowed to rent the Fire Houses in the Village of Hempstead for private parties?
- How do I get the Fire Department to attend a function at our school and bring information on fire safety in the home?
- When the Fire Department conducts their annual fund drive how do I know if it is really the fire department that I am contributing to?