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FFAO Quarterly – October 2018

Please join us for the October 2018 Quarterly Meeting, hosted by the Burlington Fire Department at the Tansley Woods Community Centre. Executive Meeting: Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 12-3pm Quarterly Membership Meeting: Sunday, October 28, 2018 from 12:30pm -...

15th Canadian Firefighters Memorial

We're heading to Ottawa and invite you to join with us as we join the Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation at the 15th annual Canadian Firefighters Memorial taking place on Firefighters National Memorial Day on September 9th, 2018.

Ontario Fire Fighters Memorial

Attention FFAO Members: The deadline for submitting names for this year’s Ontario Fire Fighters Memorial ceremony is Tuesday, July 31st 2018. Submissions to the Ontario Fire Fighters Memorial walls can be submitted through the OPFFA website at the following link: 2018...

WARNING – Advertising scam

It has come to the attention of the FFAO (Fire Fighters’ Association of Ontario) that there are some publishing companies soliciting our vendors, members and other organizations. These publishing companies are offering advertising or sponsorship opportunities with...

The Ontario Fire Fighters Memorial Ceremony

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...

Firefighters’ National Memorial Day

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’...

Gravenhurst Memorial 2017

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...

PTSD – Let’s keep the conversation going

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...