Welcome to New Hanover County Fire Rescue

New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) is a government based fire department for New Hanover County, located on the southeastern coast of North Carolina. The county has a year round population of over 220,000, which increases substantially during the summer months. NHCFR is a combination department consisting of full time, part time, and volunteer staff. New Hanover County provides fire protection services to the unincorporated areas of New Hanover County. NHCFR responds to an average of over 5,500 emergency calls per year which consists of emergency medical, fire suppression, technical rescue, and hazardous materials.

New Hanover County Fire Rescue

New Hanover County Fire Rescue is a county combination fire department in Southeastern North Carolina with 8 stations and approximately 150 personnel.
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) received its first Accredited Agency status with the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI), now one of only 300 agencies to earn international accreditation with both the CFAI and the Center for Public Safety Excellence. Accreditation is a three-year process and displays the dedication of NHCFR to keep our community safe. Read more: https://bit.ly/3Ar2Czk
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Truck 17, Engine 17 and Engine 16 arrived to find the truck fully involved in fire, quickly extinguished the fire and prevented the home from being damaged. Thank you C Shift personnel!
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
North Carolina Task Force 11, made up of members from New Hanover County Fire Rescue and Wilmington, NC Fire Department, will conduct a water rescue training exercise at Riverside Park in Castle Hayne on August 15 & 16. The exercise helps the team put their tactical skills to work in a real-world environment so that they are ready to respond when called to action. Read more: bit.ly/3BU3Owr
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Don't forget to register today for the Public Safety Merit Badge College this Saturday, August 13th!!! #NHCFR

Register Now: https://scoutingevent.com/425-vmbc22
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
πŸŽ‰It's First Friday!!! It's time for a new episode of #CookingWithTrevor from New Hanover County Fire Rescue.

These episodes are not only for healthy cooking options, but to remind you to cook safely. Cooking fires are one of the leading causes of home fires.

#NHCFR #CookingSafety

New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Fire Rescue: 216 North 2nd Street β€’ Wilmington, 28401 β€’ Phone 910-798-7420 β€’ Fax 910-798-7052
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