Region I - Grants - Assistance To Firefighters Grant Program

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This page contains information about the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program in the six New England states.These grants are awarded to fire departments to enhance their ability to protect the public and fire service personnel from fire and related hazards.

Types of grants available

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Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG)

Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grants (SAFER)

Fire Prevention and Safety Grants (FP&S)

Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program workshops

Prior to the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program application period, our FEMA Region 1 Fire Grant Program Specialists travel throughout New England, providing training workshops relative to the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program. These workshops run approx. 2 ½ hours, and provide information on the program and tips on how to develop and submit a successful grant application. These workshops also provide an opportunity for your fire service constituents to ask questions and network with our Grant Specialists and other grant applicants and recipients.

Fall Workshop Schedule

DayDateTime (EDT)StateLocation

New Haven Fire Training Academy
230 Ella Grasso Blvd., New Haven, CT 06519


Lebanon Fire Department
23 Goshen Hill Road, Lebanon, CT 06249

Tuesday9/16/149:30AMCTNorwalk Fire Department
121 Connecticut Avenue, Norwalk, CT  06854

Connecticut Fire Academy
34 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT 06096

Wednesday9/17/146:00 PMCT

Watertown Fire Department
935 Main Street, Watertown, CT 06795

Thursday9/18/149:30AMMAEasthampton Fire Department
32 Payson Avenue, Easthampton, MA 01027
Thursday9/18/147:00PMMADalton Fire Department
20 Flansberg Avenue, Dalton, MA 01226
Monday9/22/149:00AMRIProvidence Fire Department
325 Washington Street, Providence RI  02901
Monday9/22/146:00PMVTSpringfield Fire Department
77 Hartness Avenue, Springfield, VT 05156
Monday9/22/147:00PMRIRichmond Country Club
74 Sandy Pond Road, Richmond RI 02832


9/23/146:00PMVTBurlington Fire Department, Station #2
132 North Ave. Burlington VT, 05401
Wednesday9/24/149:30AMMAWakefield Public Safety Building
1 Union Street - Wakefield MA. 01880
Wednesday9/24/141:30PMMAMassachusetts Firefighting Academy
State Road, Stow, MA 01775
Wednesday9/24/149:00AMVTVermont State House, Room 11
115 State Street, Montpelier, VT 05633
Wednesday9/24/146:00PMNHLittleton Fire Department
230 West Main Street, Littleton, NH 03561

Scarborough Fire Department Dunstan Station
639 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME

Saturday9/27/149:00AMMEAuburn Public Library
49 Spring St, Auburn, ME 04210
Saturday9/27/143:00PMMEEastern Maine Community College - Rangeley Hall
354 Hogan Road,  Bangor, Maine 04401
Sunday9/28/149:00AMMEAugusta City Hall - Lecture Hall
16 Cony Street, Augusta, Maine 04330
Monday9/29/146:00PMVTBennington Fire Department
130 River Street, Bennington, VT 05201
Monday9/29/147:00PMMEPresque Isle Fire Department
43 North Street, Presque Isle, ME  04769
Tuesday9/30/146:00PMVTRutland Fire Department
104 Center Street, Rutland, VT  05701
Friday10/10/149:30AMMAStonehill College - Cleary Dining Hall
320 Washington Street, Easton, MA 0235


Contact Information

David L. Parr
Regional Fire Program Specialist
Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program
99 High Street, 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02110
Desk: 617-956-7631
Cell: 202-510-8990
Fax: 617-956-7538

Lance D. Harbour
Regional Fire Program Specialist
Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program
99 High Street, 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02110
Desk: 617-956-7455
Cell: 617-513-9734
Fax: 617-956-7538

Last Updated: 
09/11/2014 - 14:53
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