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CT Official Announces Federal Money for Fire Departments

U.S. Rep. John B. Larson, D-1st District, announced Friday that almost $600,000 in federal money will go to fire departments in East Windsor, Glastonbury, and Hartford.
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Syracuse (NY) Fire Department Receives Largest FEMA Grant in Agency History

Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh and Fire Chief Michael Monds announced that the Syracuse (NY) Fire Department has been awarded two major FEMA grants totaling $3.3 million.
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Helping the Helpers: Behavioral Wellness Grants

What can be done to help firefighters who are suffering from PTSD and other mental and behavioral health issues? Mandy George offers some ideas.
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Are You Grant Limited?

Most firefighters know of FEMA funding grants like the AFG, but there are always funding amount limitations. There are other options, says David Hesselmeyer.

Falls (NY) Firefighters Breathing Easy After Federal Funds Come In

Falls Fire Chief Joe Pedulla wore a look of relief Friday afternoon.
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Conference and Education Grants

Mandy George explains how fire departments can tap local grant sources to fund high-quality, low-cost training for their firefighters.
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Southwestern PA Fire Departments Awarded Grants for Wildfires

Some Westmoreland County volunteer fire departments recently awarded grants aimed at helping small communities obtain and replace equipment to battle wildfires said the funding couldn't have come at a better time.
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Cayuga County (NY) Fire Departments Get $330K in Federal Grants

A handful of Cayuga County fire departments have been awarded federal grants to purchase new firefighting equipment

Seven North Area Fire Departments Receive $1.25 Million Grant to Launch New Fire and...

The Electronic Rapid Access Program is a system that allows fire departments access to businesses when emergencies occur.
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PA Communities Receive Fire, EMS Grants

Local fire and EMS companies have received grants from the annual Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Grant Program.