Welcome to the Home Page of the New York State Association of Fire Chaplains, Inc.

      The mission of the New York State Association of Fire Chaplains, Inc. is to unite all Chaplains of the State of New York in order to promote a deeper and wider knowledge of one another in the true ecumenical and interfaith spirit; and to establish statewide procedures of standardization in serving our fellow firefighters, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), and God, our supreme Chief.
 
 
 
 
 
 
    The newly elected officers of our association (L to R - Past Chief Chaplain James Van Houten 2016-2018; Thomas With - 2nd Deputy Chief Chaplain; Chief Chaplain William Mayo 2018-2020; and Leon VanWie, 1st Deputy Chief Chaplain.
 
      Below are some of the pictures from the 2018 Conference held in Plainview, NY... 
 
 
 
 
Melanie Mayo, Our First Presenter
 
 
 
 
 Table Discussion on Tolerance
 
 
 
 
Holocaust Survivor Presenter 
 
 
 
 
Break Time 
 
 
 
 
Holocaust & Tolerance Center Tour Guides
 
 
 
 
 Chief Chaplain Mayo Introducing Presenter
 
 
 
 
Mystery Theater Dinner
 
 
 
 
FDNY Chaplain Ann Kansfield, Our Last Presenter on Tolerance