Our Mission

We are responsive to the needs of our citizens and visitors by providing rapid, professional, and humanitarian services essential to the health, safety, and well-being of the community.

We accomplish our mission through fire prevention, fire safety awareness education, fire suppression, emergency medical services, and other related emergency and non-emergency activities.

We actively participate in our community, serve as role models, and strive to effectively and efficiently utilize all of the necessary resources at our command.

Our Stories


Drill Starts House Fire

Chesterfield, MA – Mutual Aid for House Fire On Saturday, April 8th, Goshen firefighters were training at a local home that was donated due to eventual demolition.  At noon a

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Volunteers Awarded for Saving a Life

EASTHAMPTON, MA – Hampshire County Emergency Medical Services honored area firefighters, EMT’s, and a 911 dispatcher on Wednesday during it’s annual award cermony.   The award was for Saving a Life

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Where are we?

Goshen is located in the eastern foothills of the Berkshires in western Massachusetts approximately three hours west of Boston and two hours east of Albany, NY.  State Route 9 runs through the town’s center.  State Route 112 intersects with Route 9 just west of the town center and runs north.  There are 26.7 miles of secondary roads that are hilly and winding with little or no lighting.  30% of these roads are unimproved (dirt).  At 1,200 feet above sea level, drivers face more challenging winter driving conditions than typically found in the nearby Connecticut River valley.

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