The Mendham Township Fire Department is an entirely volunteer organization. The Department is comprised of two independent Fire Companies - Brookside Engine Company and Ralston Engine Company. The volunteer firefighters who serve the community unselfishly contribute time and effort to fight fires and save lives in Mendham Township. They undertake regular training to maintain their skills and are on call 24 hours a day. The Brookside and Ralston Companies are open to anyone over the age of 16. Both companies are very active in the community with various events throughout the year such as the annual clambake, pancake breakfasts, Santa Claus in December and the annual Halloween party.
FIRST AID SQUAD:
The Mendham Township First Aid Squad is a volunteer organization providing 24 hour, 365 days a year coverage to township residents experiencing any medical emergency. In addition to emergency medical response, the Squad provides medical equipment such as: wheelchairs, crutches and walkers to residents on a loan basis. The Squad also provides annual free blood pressure screenings to residents every June. The Squad is active in the community and participates in various community events. For information regarding CPR/AED training classes click here.