The Delaware Township Volunteer Fire Company exists for the purpose of protecting lives, property, and the environment during emergency situations within the boundaries specified in its charter as granted by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, additionally, it provides support for the above purpose to other fire/rescue services within Pike County, Pennsylvania and other contiguous geographic areas as defined in written Mutual Aid Agreements or as specifically requested.
In order to properly achieve the objective outlined above, the Company has defined the following specific missions:
-Fire Suppression and Prevention
-Accident Victim Extrication/Vehicle Rescue
-Ice Rescue/Water Rescue Support
-Hazardous Material/Condition Response
-Other conditions that may occur that pose a threat/danger to the public, property, or environment, as requested by the Township or other agencies.