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truck_overBlood Pressure Checks
Blood Pressure checks are free to the public.

Free Smoke Detectors
Free smoke detectors are offered to elderly citizens and low income households. The department offers free installation and battery replacements for these detectors. Please contact Fire Prevention at 803/329-7244 for more information or to arrange to have a detector installed. 

Fire Safety Inspections
Fire safety inspections are provided free by Fire Prevention personnel to help identify and correct potential fire hazards for residents and businesses. Please contact Fire Prevention at 803/329-7244 to schedule an inspection. 

Emergency Evacuation Plans
The department will also assist businesses in preparing emergency evacuation plans. Contact 803/329-7244 for more information. 

In-School Mentoring Programs
The department offers an in-school mentoring program for all public/private schools in Rock Hill School District Three by offering reading programs, teaching fire safety, or first aid instruction. For more information, please call 803/329-7220. 

Camp Can Do
The department partners with Medical University of South Carolina to provide instructors at the annual burned camp for children called Camp Can Do. Also, the department collects aluminum cans to help defray the cost of this camp. 

Group Tours
RHFD offers tours of our facilities for schools, churches, groups, or day care centers. We will also schedule a visit's to your facility.  Please call 803/329-7220 Monday through Friday, 8 am till 5 pm to schedule or for more information. 

MDA Fill-the-Boot Campaign
The RHFD also partners with the Muscular Dystrophy Association each year to collect funds through the Fill-the-Boot program.