Dunbar Hill Volunteer Fire Company No. 8 420 Dunbar Hill Rd, Hamden, CT06514 Dunbar Hill Volunteer Fire Company No. 8 is home to the Hamden Fire Department's Engine No. 8 and a brush truck. The…More volunteers supplement the town's paid fire department by giving their time and talent responding to fire calls. All are trained firefighters. At the headquarters, there is a hall that is available to the community to rent. Members also serve the community through their charitable efforts that include fundraising for and staging of the annual Fourth of July fireworks.
Mix District Volunteer Fire Company Number 7 905 Shepard Ave, Hamden, CT06514 The Mix District Volunteer Fire Company Number 7 is one of three volunteer fire companies in town.…More While the town has a paid department, there is a dedicated crew of volunteers who serve in three fire companies in different parts of town. The Mix District company is in the northern section of town on Shepard Avenue. Its volunteers not only give their time to fight fires and respond to emergency calls, but they also devote countless hours to service to the community, including the massive fund-raising effort that provides for the town's annual Fourth of July fireworks show.