Youth Outreach

September 17, 2021

2021 WEMSA/SEMSA Members Become State Certified EMTs

FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro, Chief of Department Thomas Richardson and Chief of EMS Lillian Bonsignore congratulated 59 FDNY Youth members for becoming New York State certified […]
August 19, 2021

SEMSA Members Visit 9/11 Museum and Participate in a Spirit Run

Today, members of the FDNY Youth Summer EMS Academy (SEMSA) visited the 9/11 Memorial and Museum in Manhattan and participated in a Spirit Run at Fort […]
June 25, 2021

Former Proby of the Month Spotlight: Firefighter Tristen Echols

On this Flashback Friday, we’re catching up with former Proby of the Month Engine 231 Firefighter Tristen Echols, who is the second FDNY Captain Vernon A. […]
June 25, 2021

FDNY High School Class of 2021 Bids Farewell

Congratulations to the Captain Vernon A. Richard High School for Fire and Life Safety Class of 2021. Learn more about the FDNY High School here.
April 10, 2021

Meet the Berry Siblings

In celebration of National Siblings Day, join us in learning about EMT Chelsea Berry and her brother EMT Storm Berry. Almost everything is in twos with […]
March 25, 2021

Former Proby of the Month Spotlight: Firefighter Swain Thomas

On this Throwback Thursday, we’re catching up with former Proby of the Month Ladder 103 Firefighter Swain Thomas, who is the first FDNY Captain Vernon A. […]
October 9, 2020

FDNY Youth Celebrate the Completion of WEMSA/SEMSA

On Oct. 9, the FDNY hosted a Youth Winter EMS Academy and Youth Summer EMS Academy Completion Ceremony at the FDNY EMS Academy in Queens to […]
June 26, 2020

FDNY High School Class of 2020 Graduates

Congratulations to the FDNY Captain Vernon A. Richard High School for Fire and Life Safety Class of 2020!
May 17, 2020

EMS Week 2020: A Spotlight on Our FDNY HS Alumni

Today marks the start of EMS Week 2020, an annual week-long initiative to promote public safety among all New Yorkers and celebrate the life-saving efforts of […]