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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March 5, 2017

Station 5 assisting on the 40-9 Large Outside Fire 03/5/2017

Station 5 was alerted on Sunday 3/5/2017 to assist with the large outside fire. We provided 4 personnel on Brush 5 who operated along with Kennedyville, […]
March 4, 2017

Paint Night March 24, 2017

We are having a Paint Nite on March 24, 2017 at 7:00 pm. Tickets are on sale now for $45. Price includes painting supplies, lite fare, […]
February 28, 2017

A big thank you for Pancake Dinner 2/28/17

We are completely humbled and blessed to see the support from our community tonight for the Pancake Supper! Historically, we serve 60-80 people however tonight we […]
February 23, 2017

Rope Rescue Training at BVFC

Below MFRI Instructor Bucky Leonardi explains to students an aspect of rope rescue. 8 firefighters from Betterton VFC, along with members from Community Fire Company of […]
February 22, 2017

Mutual aid to Rock Hall, house fire Skinners Neck Rd

Betterton assisted Rock Hall with a reported house fire off of Skinners Neck Rd. We responded with E5-3 with 3 and Tanker 5 with 1.
February 19, 2017

Brush Fire 2/19/17 Clark Rd/Lambs Meadow Rd

Working brush fire 2-19-17 50-3 box.