Volunteering at CHFD

The Cayuga Heights Fire department is a 100% volunteer organization providing fire and ALS emergency medical services to the Village of Cayuga Heights, portions of the Town of Ithaca, and to sections Cornell University.


The department is comprised of local area residents and undergrad and graduate students. All required gear and training is provided, free-of-charge to volunteers.

If being a volunteer firefighter or EMT interests you, please email us at membership@chfd.net.

There will be an informational dinner at the fire station at 194 Pleasant Grove Road in the Fall of 2021.

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