The volunteer fire corporations within Howard County are always in need of new members to carry out its mission. Membership in your local volunteer fire company is an excellent way for you to give to your community and help your neighbors and friends.

Have you ever thought what you could do to help others in your community? Have you ever heard a siren or seen a fire engine, and wonder what was happening? Have you ever witnessed or come upon a motor vehicle accident, and wished you could help? Are you looking for new friendships, challenges, and rewards? The fire service is one of the most diverse and challenging vocations today. It is this diversity that attracts most men and women to join our ranks.

Our mission is to maintain a safe environment and high quality of life in Howard County by educating, protecting and serving our citizens, members and visitors. If you are interested in serving the community in this way, please contact the one of the stations listed below:

Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department:, (410) 313-4901
Ellicott City Volunteer Fire Department:, (410) 313-2602
West Friendship Volunteer Fire Department:, (410) 313-5403
Lisbon Volunteer Fire Company:, (410) 489-4646
Fifth District Volunteer Fire Department:, (410) 313-7305
Savage Volunteer Fire Company:, (410) 313-4426