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The objects of this Association are: The furtherance of the best interests of the Firemen's Relief Associations of this State which are or may become members of this Association so that the funds of the said relief Associations may be protected and the best results for the benefit of aged and needy active and/or otherwise qualified fire persons and their families, and those injured, incapacitated or killed in the performance of their duty, may be achieved; the protection against the encroachment upon the source of said funds, the advancement of the status and best interest of all fire persons, the development and advancement of the best methods of fire protection and the cultivation of fraternal fellowship among the various departments and fire persons throughout the State and elsewhere.
 

Announcements


Due to the COVID-19 virus outbreak, all Field Exams are being postponed to a later date.  You will be notified once a new schedule can be arranged. 

 

The NJSFA State Office will remain open to conduct business as long as we are allowed and able to.  We are staggering the staff work days, so some items may take a little longer then normal.  Please be patient and everything will get handled.  Visitors to the office will be restricted to the entrance foyer.

 

Starting January 1, 2020, the only Application for Membership that will be accepted is the latest version (REV 5/19).  Any older versions will be returned unprocessed and will need to be resubmitted on the latest version.


GENERAL NEWS


  1. The 1st Quarter 2020 Relief Paid report is due April 30th.  The report should be entered and finalized online.  Relief payments (checks written) made January through March should be listed on this report.  Do not include April payments.  If received late, penalties will apply.
  2. Convention Delegate forms must be received by May 1st.  Form #104 & if applicable #105 should be entered and finalized online.  If received late, penalties will apply.
  3. The IRS Form 990 filing is due to the IRS by May 15th.  A copy of the filing or online acknowledgement of the filing is due to the NJSFA State office by June 14th.
  4. Newly revised Applications for Membership were distributed to all Associations.  Once you receive the new Applications, please make sure you dispose of all unused older versions.  Check your file cabinets, brief cases and anywhere else that older versions might be kept and accidentally used.  Also check with your other officers, your Municipal Clerk or your Fire District Office to make sure the unused older versions are disposed of.  If you have already issued the older version (Rev. 9/17) to a new member, that will be accepted for a short period of time.  Starting January 1, 2020, the only Application for Membership that will be accepted is the latest version (REV 5/19).  Any older versions will be returned unprocessed and will need to be resubmitted on the latest version.  Effective immediately, the physical will be valid for one (1) calendar year from the date the physical was administered.  Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician’s Assistants licensed in New Jersey are now able to give the physical.
  5. The latest revised versions, Rev. 1-18, of forms Applications for Local Relief (Form 101) and Applications for Supplementary Relief (Form 102) along with new guidelines should be used.  All older unused versions of the forms must be disposed of and only the new  versions should be used.  If you need additional copies of Form 101, you can print them from our website by going to the forms tab.  Additional copies of Form 102 must be requested from the State office.
  6. Special Relief Assistance is available to most members. You must apply and receive local relief assistance first.  If the additional need is there, the amount of Special Relief that you can apply for is $7,500.00 minus your local level. Once it is approved by the Advisory Committee, the Special Relief is paid out by the State Office. Contact your local Association Trustees or Secretary for additional information and for a copy of the application.
  7. The Health Care Assistance/Rehabilitation Program is available for members who need assistance from a licensed caregiver.  The program is designed to help with the expense of ongoing personal care and not for house cleaning or property maintenance type costs.  Contact your local secretary for the application form. Applications once approved by the Advisory Committee, are good for one year. The member may be receiving care at home, an adult day-care facility, a rehabilitation facility or a long term care facility. This program is a monthly reimbursement program paid out by the State Office. For more information, contact your local Secretary, Executive Committeeperson or the State Office.



NEW JERSEY STATE FIREMEN'S ASSOCIATION
NOTICE OF MEETINGS

In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, notice is hereby given that the Meetings of the Executive Committee of the New Jersey State Firemen's Associations shall be held as follows:


Date:Saturday, May 16, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: NJSFA OFFICE
 1711 ROUTE 34 SOUTH
 WALL TOWNSHIP , NJ  07727



Date:Saturday, July 18, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: NJSFA OFFICE
 1711 ROUTE 34 SOUTH
 WALL TOWNSHIP , NJ  07727



Date:Thursday, September 17, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: WILDWOOD CONVENTION CENTER
 4501 BOARDWALK
 WILDWOOD , NJ  08260



Date:Saturday, November 21, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: NJSFA OFFICE
 1711 ROUTE 34 SOUTH
 WALL TOWNSHIP , NJ  07727



Date:Saturday, February 27, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: NJSFA OFFICE
 1711 ROUTE 34 SOUTH
 WALL TOWNSHIP , NJ  07727


 

 

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