October - NSFFBTS
Mourns Passing of Long-time Board Member...
It is with deep sorrow
that we mark the loss of one of our own
earlier this month, Firefighter Graham
Those who knew Graham
will remember his dedication and commitment,
not only to fire fighting, but also to our
Society. Our thoughts are with
his family at this difficult time and he
will be deeply missed.
Your are invited to
post your comments, remembrances and photos
online through the Atlantic Funeral Home
(Dartmouth Chapel) website, where you can
view the full Obituary.
was a Dartmouth Firefighter for 28 years and
a carpenter by trade. He was involved in the
Nova Scotia Firefighters Burn Treatment
Society for many years as one of the
Directors. He also volunteered with the
Bowl-a-thon and Camp Connect to name a few.
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Sunday August 10 to Friday
To The Call
Each year Nova Scotia Firefighters receive thousands of
emergency calls. Well trained firefighters respond to the
problem as quickly as possible. But the commitment and
dedication to the injured do not end when the emergency is
under control and trucks are back in the station.
In 1983, eight firefighters founded the Nova Scotia
Firefighters' Burn Treatment Society. The aim of this
charitable organization is to raise money for
the victims of burn injury.
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on About Us page...
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Firefighters Calendars now available
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Halifax Firefighters 2014 Calendar
The NSFFBTS, influenced by the
QEII and the IWK burn units, established a camp where adult
and child survivors of burns could come together. The camp
started in 1998 and has been a great success ever since.
The primary purpose of the
camp is to provide an opportunity for burn survivors to come
together in a relaxed atmosphere and enjoy all the fun that
a camp can provide.
It’s also an opportunity for the
campers, if they wish, to join in discussions about being a
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