USFA`s Retention and Recruitment for the Volunteer Emergency Services Challenges and Solutions
VISION: A report from FEMA that outlines the challenges that face volunteer departments. It was written in 2007, but many of the problems still exist today. The report also addresses potential solutions to these problems.
  • Topics:
    • Recruitment2
    • Department Administration
    • Human Resources
    • Retention2
    • Strategic Planning
    • Volunteer
    • Retention
    • Recruitment
  • Resource Type:
    • Report/ publication
  • Organizational Author:
    • External

Related Resources

  • This guidance details nine response considerations meant to address potential gaps urban, suburban, rural departments may encounter when responding to incidents involving mass gatherings and large crowds during the COVID-19 pandemic. The aim is not to develop new policies, rather, ... read more
  • The climate survey toolkit allows you to take the internal temperature of your department and identify areas where you can strengthen diversity, inclusion, teamwork and leadership to create a more inclusive organization. More diversity in the fire service leads to ... read more
  • Fire departments must use caution when purchasing respirators to avoid counterfeit and altered respirators. USFA specified these resources from the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, and National Parks Service as importance guidance: Counterfeit Respirators / ... read more
You are not logged in.