Queens Park Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial

Remembering our Fallen – SUNDAY, OCTOBER 3rd This Sunday, October 3rd we would have traditionally gathered at the Queens Park Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial to honour the fallen whose names would …

Ontario Association of Optometrists Strike

As we get older the vast majority of retirees find the need for eye care. If you haven’t been following the recent strike action by Ontario Optometrist here is an …

La Rochelle – a bit of history.

I received the following from David LaRochelle’s grandson (Scottie), who stumbled upon the Scarborough Retired Fire Fighters site and recalled good memories when he found pictures of his Grandfather and …

Fire Retardants – IAFF Message

It has been known for quite some time that the fire retardants used on furniture etc. could cause cancer and have an impact not only on the everyday user but …

Presumptive Cancer / Estate Planning

No one likes to think about their own mortality. Estate planning is one of those things that do just that, so many will just put it off to another day …

TPFFA L3888 Election Results

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Running for an Association position is no easy task, below are the results of the recent 3888 Executive Board elections. Congratulations to all the successful candidates. The Elections Committee ( …

Thank you from Bev Green

Dear Friends, I am overwhelmed with your kindness and donations.   Thanking every one from the bottom of my heart.  It certainly will help with the move and storage.   …

IAFF Parkison’s Survey

IAFF Canada has launched an online survey which they would like firefighters in Canada affected by Parkinson’s Disease to complete. Please share with your Brother and Sister Fire Fighters. IAFF …

Metro Pension Plan

As plan members may be aware the City of Toronto decided some time ago to transfer the plan to OMERS. After negotiations, an agreement was reached with regards to the …

Fire Fighter Quarterly Magazine

The (IAFF) Fire Fighter Quarterly 2021 winter edition has been published and is available for viewing. As COVID numbers rise almost out of control in Ontario the timing of this …