Non-Firefighting Volunteers Make a Difference

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The volunteer firefighters of Norriton Fire Engine Company respond to over 500+ calls a year, and while more volunteer firefighters are always needed, they need administrative volunteers too.

Keeping Volunteer Training Exciting

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“Drill nights vary from week to week to keep training exciting,” said Battalion Chief-2 Michael Barnshaw. “We may have drill in a classroom setting and the following week, take what was learned and use it in a hands-on session.”

Dad and Son Love Helping Their Community as Volunteers

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Volunteer firefighting is often passed down through the generations from father to son. Fathers bring their sons with them to the firehouse and the sons realize they want to fight fires and create lifelong friendships too. At Norriton Fire Engine Company, this was the case for Dave Ellick Sr., 78, and his son, Dave Ellick Jr., 53.

Honoring NFEC Veterans

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For Veterans Day, Norriton Fire Engine Company wants to thank our dedicated volunteers who are also veterans!

Fire Prevention Week Focuses on Kitchen Safety

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To help keep East Norriton Township and the surrounding community safe, Norriton Fire Engine Company is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) — the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years —to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen!” from Oct. 4-10.