Volunteer Opportunities

Find your local fire company -Help is needed in all areas of the Fire Company. Most fire companies are responsible for their own fundraising, recordkeeping, and the other normal business operations of a company. All of these tasks are performed by the volunteer members of the fire company.

Becomeapafirefighter.com - new website from the Firefighters Association of Pennsylvania

EMS in Pennsylvania
Information on how you can become involved in the Emergency Medical Services in Pennsylvania.

Chester County Animal Response Team
If you have a passion for emergency services and animals, here is a great opportunity to get involved in a leadership or operational role. Previous animal handling experience is welcomed but not required.

Chester County ARES/RACES
Is an organized unit of trained, FCC-licensed volunteer Amateur Radio operators dedicated to providing back-up, auxiliary emergency communication support to the Chester County Department of Emergency Services. Support is also provided to local, county and state agencies including PEMA and federal agencies including FEMA during disasters and other emergencies. The unit also provides communication support for public service events, widespread health emergencies and important exercises and drills.

Chester County Medical Reserve Corp
To improve the health and safety of the residents of Chester County by establishing a loyal group of medical and non-medical volunteers to augment our existing emergency medical personnel resources in the County.

Chester County Food Bank
Volunteers are an integral part to the operation of the Chester County Food Bank. From individuals to corporations, each person and every volunteered hour makes an impact on our mission to feed and nourish our community. Whether you want to dig in at one of our partnering farms or gardens, be an ambassador at community events, be hands on in our warehouse, or assist the office team, we’d love to have you or your group volunteer with us!

American Red Cross
There are many ways you can volunteer with us in your local community. Search now for opportunities to volunteer - we are always looking for people with various backgrounds, talents, and skill levels.

Salvation Army
Volunteers give us valuable assistance in many ways. We have over 50,000 volunteers across the country working in a variety of capacities and alongside our employees to provide direct services to those in need.

Team Rubicon
Unites the skills and experiences of military veterans with 1st responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams. "We take progressive measures to prevent and alleviate suffering and restore dignity of those affected by disasters. We serve the interest of the populations we assist. Our work is motivated solely by the altruistic desire to help those in demonstrable need." - from Team Rubicon's website.