LOOKING FOR DEDICATED MEMBERS!
PLEASE JOIN US TODAY!

The Hockessin Fire Company is always seeking volunteers to join our ranks as Firefighters & Rescue First Responders. Our volunteers take pride in helping others in their time of need, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

For any further questions, send an email to our Membership Secretary at membership@hockessin19.com.

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Phone: 302-239-7159
(For emergencies dial 911)

1225 Old Lancaster Pike
Hockessin, DE 19707

Welcome to Hockessin Fire Company

The Hockessin Fire Company was established in 1936 and is the primary provider for fire, rescue and emergency medical service in the Hockessin area.

Hockessin Fire Company consists of an Rescue/Engine, Tanker, Ladder, 2 Ambulances and a Gator along with a committed group of dedicated volunteers. Our members & staff contribute nearly 20,000 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 85 years ago and look forward to continuing our service to the community for many years to come.

2021 Run Report

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYTD
EMS1591261571371451361541431371294
Fire586578718785747076664

2021 Run Report

MonthEMSFire
Jan15958
Feb12665
Mar15778
Apr13771
May14587
Jun13685
Jul15474
Aug14370
Sep13776
Oct
Nov
Dec
YTD1294664

Hockessin Fire Company is seeking part-time, certified EMT’s to add to our existing manpower!

To apply for a part-time EMT position, send completed application, resume and certifications to

George Lamborn at 1225 Old Lancaster Pike,
Hockessin, DE, 19707, or by email to glamborn@hockessin19.com.

For more info, call and ask for the duty officer at 302-239-7159 or send an email to George at glamborn@hockessin19.com

P/T EMT Requirements – Click here

HFC Job Application – Click here

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A year has passed, and Fred is still talked about and missed by all that knew him. It’s tough walking into Hockessin Memorial Hall and not seeing him there. Still in our hearts, Deputy Chief Emeritus Fred Long. ... See MoreSee Less

Hockessin Career Staff attended the Healthy Kids Run at North Star Elementary School earlier today. Looks like a fun time by all! ... See MoreSee Less

Hockessin Career Staff attended the Healthy Kids Run at North Star Elementary School earlier today. Looks like a fun time by all!Image attachmentImage attachment

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Kevin, you been busy with the PR events 👌🏻👌🏻😎😎

Thanks to everyone that showed up at the Breakfast today to support our Ladies Auxiliary! Hope to see you all again at our next one on November 21st! ... See MoreSee Less

Be sure to stop by Hockessin Memorial Hall tomorrow morning for the Hockessin Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary Breakfast!Hi everyone!!!!! Just reminder- Breakfast is back starting tomorrow, October 17!!!!!
We are so looking forward to seeing you!!!!
Please remember to do just as you are doing everywhere else- if you are feeling ill, stay home and rest. If you are unvaccinated, we would appreciate you wearing a mask.
Can't wait !!!😁
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Be sure to stop by Hockessin Memorial Hall tomorrow morning for the Hockessin Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary Breakfast!

Hockessin Career Staff visited St. Mary Of The Assumption Church today for a Fire Prevention and Friendly Firefighter Presentation. The Crew presented to 84 kids and 15 adults! We hope it was a memorable experience for everyone!  ... See MoreSee Less

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I can remember when the fire service used to visit schools in Scotland when i was a boy god knows why they stopped, i know myself and school m8s used to enjoy it, things like this should start back up again

Well done to the crew 👌🏻

HFC and the Hockessin Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary wish to thank everyone that came out for the Fire Company Appreciation Day at Woodside Farm Creamery yesterday!! What a great day we had!!!

Special thanks as always to Janet Mitchell & the Mitchell family and everyone at Woodside. You have always been so good to us, and we appreciate your kindness, generosity and friendship!!

Now it's time to get to work on our monthly breakfast- see you on October 17!!
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The Mitchell family had been around since before there was a Hockessin.

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