Fire Department

Barnard Volunteer Fire Department and First Response
The Barnard Volunteer Fire Department and First Response provides fire, EMS and rescue services for most of Barnard. Mutual Aid support is supplied by the Broad Brook Fire Department, and by the fire departments in Bethel, Pomfret, Woodstock, South Royalton and White River Valley Ambulance.

The BVFD currently has 29 active volunteers and has a First Response roster of highly trained volunteers that include 1 paramedic, 6 EMTs, 2 advanced EMTs, and 2 Emergency Medical Responders.

  • Stuart Hull, Fire Chief, Brodie Webster Assistant Fire Chief
  • Emergency Services Building
    117 North Road
  • For NON-EMERGENCY, information, Call Mike Manning at 802-558-1614

Broad Brook Fire Department
The Broad Brook Fire Department primarily supplies fire service to the East Barnard area with mutual aid support from Barnard Volunteer Fire Department, and the South Royalton and Pomfret volunteer fire departments.

  • Art Lewin, Fire Chief
  • Fred Schlabach, Deputy Chief