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2020 - VAVRS 85th Anniversary!
Since 1935 VAVRS has been serving the Virginia EMS community.
To see the Strategic Plan for VAVRS please click on the plan below:
VAVRS Strategic Plan
Become a Member of VAVRS!
Member benefits include:
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of our membership pricing and forms.
Rescue College - 2019
Rescue College 2019 was a huge success this year. Please go to our Facebook page to see the photos we took.
Rescue College - 2020
Save the Date - Rescue College 2020 will take place June 12th-21st.
VAVRS/VSFA First Responder Virginia Convention 2020
The 2019 Convention was a great success - check back for information on next year's event
VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS' AND RESCUE SQUAD WORKERS' SERVICE AWARD PROGRAM
This Service Award Program for Volunteer Firefighters and Rescue Squad Workers (VOLSAP) was created by state statute, specifically § 51.1-1200–51.1-1211 of the Code of Virginia,
to provide a mechanism by which the state could facilitate optional retirement savings for volunteer firefighters and rescue squad workers throughout the Commonwealth.
Click Here to be taken to VOLSAP.ORG
In August 2019 the VAVRS Executive Committee approved a $100.00 fee for non-VAVRS members to attend any VAVRS Course.