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The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control (DFPC) provides grants for volunteer, combination and career fire, and rescue companies intended to help them improve and enhance their capabilities to provide firefighting, and rescue services.

Direct Distribution Funding for PPE - Application Process - Opening Soon!

The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control (DFPC) is excited to announce that the application process to apply for equipment funded by the State will be opening soon!

Application Process – Opening Soon!

This year, DFPC has 4 million dollars for the direct distribution of firefighter personal protective equipment (PPE) to include structural and wildland PPE, wildland line packs, fire shelters, extrication PPE, and self-contained breathing apparatus to fire agencies throughout Colorado.

All PPE ordered by DFPC through this funding will meet the current NFPA standards.

This funding covers 100% of the cost of the equipment awarded to each fire department. If you have any questions please reach out to lori.lynch-brill@state.co.us

Firefighter Safety and Disease Prevention Grant

Provides funding or reimbursement for equipment designed to increase firefighter safety and prevent occupation-related diseases. 

Email FFSDPGrant@state.co.us

Volunteer Fire Assistance Grant

Provides Federal financial, technical and other assistance to the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control to organize, train and equip fire departments in rural areas and rural communities to prevent and suppress fires. Provides Federal financial, technical and other assistance to the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control to organize, train and equip fire departments in rural areas and rural communities to prevent and suppress fires.

Email cdps_dfpc_grants@state.co.us

Home Hardening Grant

This program allows homeowners to apply to receive a grant for retrofitting or improving a house or other structure on the homeowner's property with strategies and technologies for structure hardening in order to make the house or structure more resilient to the risk of wildfire.

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Email: cdps_dfpc_homehardeninggrant@state.co.us