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 NewsCouple in Midway crash thank Chicago firefighters for going 'above and beyond their job'
Trial of 3 accused of assault at Seattle firefighters memorial begins
Washington fire chief opens up about school shooting tragedy
Federal Government Finds Funds to Give Firefighters High-Speed Internet Everywhere
Longtime New Jersey firefighter dies after responding to fire
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.