Types of volunteering

With many different areas to choose from, there are lots of opportunities to get involved with Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue service by joining any one of our teams.

Whichever activity you choose, there's no more worthwhile way to spend your time than protecting and helping vulnerable people in your area. At GMFRS, we're committed to our role as a modern Fire Service working as a force for good in the community and our volunteers play a huge part in this.

From keeping fit, to growing your skills and confidence, there are lots of reasons to get involved. Take a look through our volunteer teams to find out what's involved and what you'll need to join us. You can choose from:

  • Cycle Patrol
  • Caged Football
  • Post Incident Team
  • Cadet Instructors
  • Media Students
  • Events and campaigns Volunteers
  • Wild Fire and Water Safety
  • Climbing Wall (Irlam)
  • Chaplains

Apply to be a volunteer