Community Outreach

November 3, 2021

Our Fire Prevention Committee payed a visit to Queen of Heaven.

October 23 – Truck or Treat at Ebenezer United Church of Christ

October 15 – West Seneca Chamber Event – Enchanted Path

September 29 – Law Enforcement Torch Run!

Members of the Vigilant Fire Department participated in the Torch Run for Special Olympics.  One of our members actually ran in the event, 2 members road bikes and 2 members of our EMS Standby Crew followed behind with 7-2 to pick up anyone needing assistance!  The balance of our members stood by at the finish line.  It was great to have assistance by Seneca Hose and Union who also participated in this event!

AUGUST 3 – National Night Out!

Beautiful night for this event!  Here are a few pictures from 2021 National Night Out!  It was great to see everyone out and about within our community!  See you next year!



July 8, 9, 10 & 11 – Queen of Heaven is celebrating 40 years!

Vigilant Fire Department was on location making sure that everyone has a safe and enjoyable time at the carnival.  If an emergency occurred during the carnival, members were on hand during the entire time to take care of the needs of the members of the community!

Thank you to our neighboring Fire Distrticts, Reserve Hose and East Seneca for assisting us over the weekend!

July 16, 2021

West Seneca Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Safety Event and Cookout at Vigilant Fire Department for Chamber members on Friday, July 16 at 11 am.

The WS Chamber of Commerce is teaming up with Volunteer Firefighters from Vigilant to hold a hands-on learning event.

Session 1 includes CPR and Defibrillation instruction where participants will practice hands-only CPR and learn how to use a defibrillation unit commonly found in large public buildings, schools and offices.

Session 2 is Stop the Bleed.  This training session will explain and practice the use of tourniquets and bleeding control.

Session 3 will be a practice hands on use of a fire extinguisher.  This session will teach the PASS method and a handout will be provided on what types of extinguishers are suitable for home and office.