Established in 1957, the Houston Volunteer Fire Department is composed of individuals committed to ensuring the safety of residents and protecting property from extensive fire damage where possible. The Fire Department conducts regular training exercises and strives to ensure that it has an exceptional response time to all emergencies, ranging from residential fires to motor vehicle accidents. The Houston Volunteer Fire Department also provides fire safety lectures and fire extinguisher demonstrations upon request to local schools, groups or service organizations and industry.
The Houston Volunteer Fire Department is currently classified as an "interior" level response unit as per BC's Fire Safety Playbook.
Ambulatory services are provided by the BC Ambulance Service, a provincially operated pre-hospital emergency service.
In the event of an emergency, please call 911 immediately.