OUR MISSION

The Association of Fire Districts of the State of New York, a not-for-profit corporation, works to improve the fiscal responsibility, efficiency and effectiveness of the fire district management through education, training and advocacy for commissioners and other fire district officials in the 57 counties outside of the City of New York.

Proposed VF Cancer Benefits Regulations

On May 30, 2018, the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services adopted the following regulations relating to the Volunteer Firefighter Cancer Disability Benefits Program on an emergency basis. The regulations will be published in the June 20, 2018 edition of the State Register and will be proposed for permanent adoption through the State Administrative Procedures Act (SAPA). Public comment on the proposed regulations will be accepted until August 19, 2018. 

http://www.afdsny.org/docs/vfcancerbenefits.pdf