The Sweet Home Fire & Ambulance District Volunteer Association consists of all 65 members of the District. The Association sponsors and organizes several efforts and events in our community. These include a burn out fund, EMT Scholarships, the Sharing Tree, the Fireman’s Steak Cookout, a Jamboree weekend breakfast and the Sportsman’s Holiday fireworks show.

If you have ideas of other ways we could serve our community, let us know!

The current Association officers are President Chris Forum, Vice President Jared Richey and Secretary Teasurer Greg Mahler.

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Volunteer Recruitment Information

Basic Requirements

Getting started with the SHVFA is easy….

  • At least 18 years of age
  • No previous training required for new members
  • Mandatory drivers license & background check
  • Mandatory physical & drug screening, (District Paid)
  • Completion of NFPA Firefighter I within 12 months after membership
  • Attendance at weekly training, meetings and special events
  • $500 scholarship for EMT/Basic students
  • Team: A great sense of community and serving a good cause
  • Family: Comradarie and lifelong friendships

To download an application click the link below:

Volunteer Intern RV Cadet Application

For more information contact us at:

1099 Long Street
Sweet Home, OR


Sweet Home Fire & Ambulance

In an emergency, please call 911.

1099 Long Street, Sweet Home, OR, 97386