This year marks the VCOS 20th anniversary: 1994-2014. Thanks to everyone that has contributed to the section's growth and success.
VCOS NewsFirehouse.com Article on VCOS 20th Anniversary
IAFC Announces Gift to Firefighter Cancer Support Group
VCOS Supports SLICE-RS
Clearwater Beach, FL
VISION4 Tips for Using Social Media to Engage Your Community
Communicating Your Passion Webinar
The Disappearing Volunteer Firefighter
SOPs/SOGsCompensation for Educational and Training Programs - PDF
LODD Guidelines (Denton, TX) - PDF
Model Procedures for Response of Emergency Vehicles During Hurricanes and Tropical Storms
Fire & Emergency Service NewsFlorida man reports home ablaze; fire dept. turns him away
New York town sues firefighter union over ambulance, staffing issues
Fire Department Capabilities: How Do You Really Know?
Widow of NYPD cop who died in high-rise arson fire seeks $50M
Charges he hosed Boston Fire Dept. â€˜shockedâ€™ district chief
Volunteer and Combination Officers Section of the IAFC
VCOS's mission is to provide chief officers who manage volunteers within a volunteer or combination fire, rescue or EMS delivery system with information, education, services and representation to enhance their professionalism.