Filling Member Wants Serves Agency Needs

Richards, Jr., Kenneth
February 2008
Fire Chief;Feb2008, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p16
Trade Publication
The article offers suggestions on how fire departments and services can attract and retain volunteer firefighters. It highlights the importance of giving firefighters new opportunities and tasks, comprehensive training, appreciation and belonging. The author suggests that to keep committed volunteers, fire departments should keep them active and respect them as individuals and members of the team.


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