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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April 20, 2019

Chicken BBQ May 26, 2019

Save the date, May 26, 2019
March 9, 2019

Open House April 14, 2019

Come out April 14, 2019 from 10AM-3PM and see what your community fire company has to provide for you. Come have a meet and greet with […]
February 5, 2019

2019 cold water emergency training

Betterton hosted a county wide drill on cold water emergencies. This is a low frequency high risk emergency. Reviewed cold water emergencies and medical treatments and […]
January 27, 2019

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny Saturday April 13, 2019

Come join us on Saturday April 13, 2019 for breakfast for the Easter Bunny. Menu includes pancakes, eggs, meat, juice, milk and coffee. Children under 5 […]
January 12, 2019

Come out and enjoy pancake dinner with us. March 5, 2019. from 4:30Pm-7:00Pm

Come out and enjoy pancake dinner with us March 5, 2019 from 4:30Pm-7:00Pm Adults $8, Children 5-10 $5, and children 4 and under free. Menu includes […]
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.