The Betterton Volunteer Fire Company is a volunteer fire and EMS department in Kent County, on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The professional volunteers of Betterton provide primary fire and ambulance service to a 53.5 square mile, largely rural area. We also cover 12 miles of busy waterway along the Chesapeake Bay. The station maintains six pieces of fire apparatus, a rescue boat and an Advanced Life Support equipped ambulance. We are always looking for area residents to join our ranks!
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November 9, 2018

Toy donations

Hey everyone! It is that time of year again where we are collecting new, unwrapped toys for less fortunate families in Kent County for Christmas. We […]
November 9, 2018

Cadet team building at Camp Tockwogh

The Betterton VFC cadets participated in team building exercises put on by The YMCA camp of Deleware Camp Tockwogh. Team building and trust is the building […]
November 5, 2018

Passing of life member Joseph Higgs, Sr.

The members and officers of The Betterton Volunteer Fire Company are sadden to announce the passing of life member Joseph C. Higgs, Sr. Mr Higg’s served […]
October 1, 2018

Thank you all for another successful car show

Thank you again for all who came out to support our annual car show. We look forward to seeing you next year for our 3rd annual […]
September 29, 2018

Engine 5-3 Providing Coverage for our partners in Hacks Point

A crew of 3 is standing by for Hacks point. While their members are hosting their annual parade and post festivities.  
September 24, 2018

2nd Annual Car Show and Chicken Barbeque Sept. 30, 2018

2nd Annual Car Show and Chicken Barbeque Sept. 30, 2018       Come out and enjoy classic cars, food, drinks, raffles, music and more. All […]
September 5, 2018

Cadet Fire extinguisher training

Training eager minds on the basics of fire suppression using fire extinguishers and the PASS (Pull, Aim, Squeeze, Sweep) method.  
August 23, 2018

Chicken BBQ May 27, 2018

Save the date, May 27, 2018  
August 1, 2018

Hose Line management by the cadets

The cadets practice hose line advancement and management.  
July 10, 2018

Want to be apart of our parade?

Betterton Appreciation weekend August 3rd and 4th is approaching fast and we are reaching out for your assistance in making this years parade a success. All […]
July 7, 2018

Thank you to all who supported our chicken barbecue fundraiser.

Betterton Volunteer Fire Company members would like to thank everyone who has come out to support us in one way or another.
July 7, 2018

Betterton Appreciation Weekend 2018

Betterton Appreciation Weekend 2018 Aug 3 – Aug 4