First responders to emergency calls are crucial in any town. In addition to the Whitemarsh Township Police, there are 2 fire companies and 1 EMS squad, comprising both paid and volunteer personnel expertly trained to provide life-saving help where and when needed.
What We Do
In addition to putting out fires and aiding the sick or injured, we provide the community:
Free smoke detectors, installed in your home if assistance is needed
Fire extinguisher training to hospital and nursing care staff, as well as schools
CPR and similar training for groups
Fire and safety inspections of public and private buildings
Consultation for the public and developers on general fire safety
Storm-water awareness training to public works staff for emergency-preparedness
Rescue operations and urgent communication services in major emergencies
What You Can Do
Become involved in your area's fire company or paramedic squad. Volunteer and receive the best training around. Donate to our fund drives and participate in our community activities.