In an Emergency

In case of Emergency


PLEASE CALL 911


Do not call the business line.

Who We Are

Collingdale Fire Company #1 is located at 510 Clifton Ave. in Collingdale, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, approximately 8 miles from Center City, Philadelphia. Collingdale Fire Co. #1 was established in 1906 and has been providing Fire protection services to the communities of Collingdale and Aldan since that time. It provides Basic Life Support (BLS) services to Collingdale and Aldan. Collingdale Fire Co. #1 provides these services on a mutual aid or “as needed” basis to the surrounding communities. The Fire Company apparatus consists of one (1) aerial/ladder truck, two (2) engines/pumpers, and two (2) ambulance transport units. The company as a whole averages 350 fire calls and 2,500 medical emergencies per year. Collingdale Fire Co. #1 has approximately 150 members on the roster. Of these approximately 30% still respond actively to Fire and EMS emergencies. The Fire service is 100% volunteer while the EMS responders are a compliment of volunteers and paid staff of EMT’s. All responders, both Fire and EMS support our 24 hour/ 7 days a week/ 365 days a year protecting and servicing its residents.     

Our Mission

Collingdale Fire Co. #1 is an organization of dedicated volunteers who strive for the preservation of life and property in the communities we serve. As a company, we will invest in our community and our membership to meet the needs of both, now and in the future. We will continuously look to preserve our future as Collingdale Volunteer Fire Co. #1 through our dedication to excellence and our commitment to service. We plan to fulfill this mission through;

Providing Fire/EMS Services to the boroughs of Collingdale and Aldan


Provide mutual aid to our surrounding communities


Educate our community in Fire Prevention and Life Safety


Provide ongoing training and seek improvement


Preserve our traditions while being innovative in seeking solutions to issues 

About Us

How We're Helping

We are a community-based organization focused on helping make the world around us a better, happier place. With the help of our tireless staff, we organize fundraisers, exciting community-building events, and in-depth training sessions for our volunteers.

Get Involved

Are you passionate about what we're doing? Let us know! We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. We'll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you. We're excited to have you join the team!

Thank You

Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, thank you. We couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you. 

Donate Now

We are dedicated to improving the lives of those in our community. Your contribution today helps us make a difference.

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Contact Us

In an Emergency Dial 911

Collingdale Volunteer Fire Co. #1

510 Clifton Ave., Collingdale, PA 19023, US

Business Line (610) 583-2323

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