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Sep 17

The Ontario Fire Fighters Memorial Ceremony will take place this year on October 1, 2017 at 1pm at Queen’s Park, the Ontario Legislature in Toronto. (111 Wellesley St. W.) Firefighters please meet at 12pm at the practice/warm-up area located on the north lawns and parking of the main legislature building for the march.

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Sep 17

We are on Ottawa today, proudly taking part in Firefighters’ National Memorial Day. The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to mark the first annual Firefighters’ National Memorial Day: “Today, on the first annual Firefighters’ National Memorial Day, we take a moment to remember those who have answered their last alarm. “We…

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Jun 17

GRAVENHURST — Firefighters from across Ontario gathered on Saturday, June 24 for a memorial honouring fallen firefighters, both professional and volunteer, at the Gravenhurst Fire College. The event, which takes place annually on the Saturday after Father’s Day, is open to the public and includes the laying of wreaths, a parade with members of the…

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Dec 16

We take the issue of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) seriously, and want to ensure we keep the conversation going for our members in the Fire Service. We share this short (47 sec) public service announcement, titled “No Warning”- PTSD and First Responders, created by Brand Health Canada. “No Warning” – PTSD & First Responders PSA While…

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Dec 16

The FFAO is honoured to congratulate our former president, Captain (Ret.) Gord Krantz, the Mayor of the Town of Milton, on becoming Canada’s current longest serving mayor. Gord Krantz Originally recruited as a part-time firefighter, Gordon A. Krantz has been serving the Milton community since 1960. In 2010, Mayor Krantz celebrated 50 years of continuous…

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Sep 16

We’re happy to share firefighter recruitment and job postings with our membership. If you have a fire service posting you’d like to share let us know at info@ffao.on.ca  

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May 16

As we approach the FFAO Quarterly Meetings, we encourage our members to become familiar with the Constitution and By-Laws the govern our association. Visit our FFAO Constitution & By-Laws . Follow along with our proposed changes prior to our Executive Quarterly Meetings, or stay up-to-date with the voting process: Constitutional Revisions  

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Oct 15

Find out what the Executive were up to in 2015!  Check out the reports and see where we’ve been and where we are headed. We’re looking forward to 2016, with a fresh look and an even stronger association. Join us!

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Aug 15

September 13, 2015 at The Canadian Firefighters Memorial in Ottawa Honourary Host for the 2015 Ceremony – Saskatchewan Fire Service  

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Jan 15

Show your pride in belonging to the Fire Fighters’ Association of Ontario. By popular demand, and for a limited time only, we are taking orders for FFAO flags. This offer lasts until the end of our Convention 2015. All pre-paid orders will be filled and distributed by late summer. To place your order, notify Bevin Brooks…

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