Volunteering for NWMIMT 

NWMIMT is a group of dedicated, highly trained individuals, committed to volunteering to help our communities in times of emergency. If you are a team player, willing to volunteer, become trained and deployed, consider joining the team. Members come from many disciplines including the private sector, Fire, Police and Public Health and hail from across western Massachusetts. We follow the Incident Command System to help manage emergency incidents and large planned events. Membership requirements are listed below. If you are interested, please complete the contact form and we will be in touch.

Team Application Process

Membership Requirements



A local deployment, while often of short (1-3 day) duration, may last up to 14 days, plus travel. The NWMIMT may also be deployed to other parts of the state, or nation. When the team is requested through official interagency agreements, these assignments generally last up to 14 days with additional travel days and may be fully reimbursable (member’s time, benefits, travel, lodging and food) for qualified team members. For deployments members: 

Training Expectations

Physical Requirements

All team members must meet the physical requirements for their position. Additional position/risk requirements may be required as necessary.

If you are interested in becoming a member, complete the form below and we will contact you.