WORLD TRADE CENTER EXTENDED REGISTRATION:
For those firefighters and ems responders that didn’t register for the WTC Health Program the deadline has been extended.
The telephone number to call to determine whether you are eligible and what paperwork you need is 1-888-982-4748.
Another important number to check if you are registered under the Victims Compensation Fund is 1-855-885-1555.
FIRE FIGHTER’S AND EMS RESPONDERS CANCER SUPPORT NETWORK:
A new network service is available to support those firfighters and their families that have been diagnosed with any type of cancer. The website is www.firefightercancersupport.org. You can also contact the NY Regional Director Anthony Cruz at 631-495-4222, email firstname.lastname@example.org or Ron Barz at 516-318-7794, email email@example.com.
SUFFOLK COUNTY FIREFIGHTERS BURN CENTER:
A new link has been added to our website for Burn Center website. The website is www.suffolkffburn.com.
Also, the REGISTRATION FORMS page has the proper proceedure for notifying the Burn Center of a burned firefighter. Please make sure you know the procedure!