The Alburgh Volunteer Fire Deparment

The Alburgh Vol. Fire Dept. is an all volunteer, non-profit organization whose primary goal is to provide Fire, EMS, Marine Rescue, Heavy Rescue, and HazMat Operations coverage to the residents of Alburgh in a safe and professional manner.  AVFD also  provides  ambulance services to the residents of Alburgh and Isle LaMotte. For both Fire and Ambulance we also provide Mutual Aid to our neighbors in surrounding towns in Vermont, New York, and Canada.

The organization has been in operation since it was chartered in 1968.  AVFD is unique in that it is not a municipally owned organization but  is owned and operated by the AVFD members.

The AVFD is a member of  the Grand Isle County Mutual Aid Association (VT) as well as the Clinton County Mutual aid Association (NY). We  host the annual North Country International Fire Training School every  June and we support our community with school presentations, 911 house numbers, Knox Box installation, and CPR and First Aid classes.

 AVFD is always looking for volunteers and we will provide free training!  If you would like to come check us out and see what we are all about, click on ABOUT US tab to see our training schedule. All are welcome to stop by.


If finances are tight the American Red Cross offer Free Smoke Alarms Installed in your home!
Volunteers from the local American Red Cross Disaster Action Teams will install Kidde smoke
alarms with a 10 year life battery in your home. The battery does not need to be changed
during the 10 year life of the smoke alarm.
If you live in the Grand Isle County area, please contact us at (802) 309-7960 between the
hours of 8 AM and 5 PM to schedule an installation. If no answer please leave a message and
we will return your call. Or send an email to: .
(If you live in another county in Vermont or in New Hampshire please call:1-800-464-6692)

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March 4, 2024
  • EMS Training

    March 4, 2024  6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    First Monday of Each Month

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March 7, 2024
  • Vehicle Maintenance Night

    March 7, 2024  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    First Thursday of the Month

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March 11, 2024
  • Executive Board Meeting

    March 11, 2024  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Second Monday of Each Month

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March 18, 2024
  • Business Meeting

    March 18, 2024  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Third Monday of Each Month

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March 25, 2024
  • Fire Training

    March 25, 2024  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Fourth Monday of Each Month

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  • Combined Fire/EMS Training

    March 25, 2024  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Fifth Monday (if there is one)

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April 1, 2024
  • EMS Training

    April 1, 2024  6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    First Monday of Each Month

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