PulsePoint Mobile App

PulsePoint alerts CPR-trained bystanders to someone nearby having a sudden cardiac arrest that may require CPR.

Fire Station Locator

Find the closest fire station to you in Santa Clara County.

How are we doing?

We take pride in the service we provide to you and the community, and we want to hear from you. This survey is a critical part of our ability to continually improve our service.

Chief's Message

“I am pleased to provide you with this new version of our improved Santa Clara County Fire Department website. Our mission is to protect lives, property, and the environment within the communities served through education, prevention, and emergency response. We continually look to the future for opportunities and ways to improve the service we provide. The men and women of the Santa Clara County Fire Department are proud and grateful for the opportunity to serve those who live, work and play here in Santa Clara County.”

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211 Community Service

Santa Clara County 2-1-1 is a free, confidential, non-emergency information and referral service that operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, in English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Tagalog, Mandarin, and 140 other languages.

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PulsePoint is an App now available to residents of Santa Clara County that alerts CPR-trained bystanders to someone nearby having a sudden cardiac arrest that may require CPR.

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AlertSCC is a powerful mass notification system that will be used to send emergency information and instructions to anyone who lives or works in Santa Clara County.

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Medication Disposal

Santa Clara County Unwanted Medication Drop-Off Program offers residents a convenient and environmentally-friendly alternative to flushing or throwing away pills, expired medications, medicinal liquids, controlled substances or illegal drugs.

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Fire Prevention Month

During Fire Prevention Month, in October each year, nearly 5000 school-age children are educated on the following 8 life safety skills: Stop Drop & Roll, Matches/Lighter Safety, Seat Belt Safety, Pedestrian Safety, Smoke Alarms, Home Escape Planning, 9-1-1 Emergency and Helmet Safety.

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CERT/PEP Classes

Taking CERT training is easy, fun and a great way for your business or neighborhood to strengthen working and personal relationships that will be vital in responding to an emergency.

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Employment Opportunities

Interested in working for the Santa Clara County Fire Department? This page provides current openings for which the department is currently hiring.

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Campbell Community Toy Program

Since 1984 the Campbell Community Toy Program, based at Sunnyoaks Station, has served low-income children in the Campbell and Los Gatos areas. Click here to learn more about helping out!

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Sheriff’s Heros Run

The staff of Santa Clara County Fire Department are participating in the Sheriff's Heroes Run on Saturday November 8, 2014. Come support us or register and join the fun!

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Internationally Accredited Agency

Accreditation is a comprehensive self-assessment and evaluation model that enables organizations to examine past, current, and future service levels and internal performance and compare them to industry best practices.
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Twitter Feed

Santa Clara Co Fire @sccfiredept Nov 15
RT @LosAltosVillage: Tonight's the night! 12th Annual Holiday Stroll, 5 to 9 PM, Downtown Los Altos http://t.co/GVA8rJ4diu
Santa Clara Co Fire @sccfiredept Nov 15
RT @SCCoSheriff: #Congratulations to lateral Deputy Josh Little who was sworn in today by Sheriff Smith. http://t.co/SilbHrPrw9
Santa Clara Co Fire @sccfiredept Nov 06
RT @AARBF: Shout out to @sccfiredept and Local 1165 for their generous gift of $3,000! Thank you! #aarbf #burnrelay http://t.co/o8DjehD7v5