The Hockessin Fire Company was established in 1936 and is the primary provider for fire, rescue and emergency medical service in the Hockessin area. Our Company consists of an Engine/Rescue, Tanker, Ladder and Ambulance along with a committed group of dedicated volunteers. Our members & staff contribute nearly 30,000 hours of their time yearly for emergency responses, training, fire prevention, duty crews and administrative support. We share the same pride today as our founders did over 80 years ago and look forward to continuing our service to the community for many years to come.
Hockessin Fire Company is looking to add quality staff to our existing manpower
To apply, send Resume and certifications to Kevin Hovis at 1225 Old Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE, 19707. For more info, call and ask for the duty officer at 302-239-7159 or email Kevin at firstname.lastname@example.org
4 days ago
We received some love from some of our community members today, thanks for thinking of us!￼ Photos from George Lamborn. ... See MoreSee Less
Several more 'Thank You’s' today to great people in our community!
Thank you to Raju Danthuluri & Suni Prashar from the Apna Bazar Farmers Market Delaware for their donation of 50 KN95 masks.
Thank you to Mark Seifert and the University of Delaware for donating gloves and gowns.
Also thank you to New Castle County Government Executive Assistant Kenny Dunn for making the connection with Mr. Danthuluri and for helping us with thermometers and other needed supplies.
The donated PPE will allow our ambulance and fire/rescue crews to continue serving our community safely during this pandemic.
During this crisis our personnel are going through supplies at an astronomically faster pace than normal. If any person or business has any extra supplies we are happily accepting donations. Current items we can use are: Surgical masks, N95s, face shields, gowns, booties, hairnets, hand sanitizer, and other cleaning supplies.
Thank you all!
Pictured here are Mr. Prashar and FF/EMT Alan Frye. ... See MoreSee Less
1 week ago
A special ‘Thank You’ goes out to Jay Liu of the Chinese American Community Center of Hockessin for the generous donation of 150 Tyvek suits to use during this crisis! Captain Kevin Hovis (pictured) accepted the donation on behalf of HFC. ... See MoreSee Less
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DEMA is actively engaged with our partners across the state and in the private sector to monitor the supply chain. While the sale of groceries had increased tremendously in the past few weeks, there is no food shortage. In addition, numerous stores around the state are holding special hours for vulnerable populations. We all must do our part to practice social distancing and make sure that everyone has access to needed food supplies. ... See MoreSee Less
Some additional precautions that we are taking ... See MoreSee Less
Just a reminder that the Ladies Auxiliary cancelled the Breakfast tomorrow. We hope to see you next month. ... See MoreSee Less
Unfortunately, the Ladies have cancelled the Breakfast this Sunday. We hope to see you next month. ... See MoreSee Less
Photos from Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Company's post ... See MoreSee Less
March 4, 2020: at 8:07 a.m. New Castle County Paramedics were dispatched along with Hockessin Fire Company - Station 19 and ambulances from Cranston Heights Fire Company and Avondale Fire Company for a motor vehicle collision in the 7200 block of Lancaster Pike. Units arrived on scene to find two patients with a vehicle overturned. One patient refused treatment and a second was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries. ... See MoreSee Less
Photos from New Castle County Paramedics's post ... See MoreSee Less