How to get Cancer Coverage
for your volunteer firefighters

We’ll work with you every step of the way.

Contact us and we'll work with your local agent to complete a 1-page application and send you a quote.

Here's the information we'll need to know:

  • Organization name
  • Current address
  • Number of eligible members


Have questions about who is eligible for N.Y. Cancer Coverage? Visit our FAQ page.




How VFIS Cancer Coverage works:

  1. Getting a quote:
    • Your agent submits our simple, 1-page application
    • VFIS will provide a proposal outlining the Statutory Coverage
  2. Securing coverage:
    • Sign and return Letter of Intent (from the proposal) or application
    • VFIS will provide an invoice and policy
  3. Filing a claim:
    • Send in claims form
    • Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) will attest to the eligibility
  4. Renewing your policy:
    • Renewal Questionnaires will be sent out 90 says prior to renewal and will simply ask for the number of firefighters who need coverage.

For questions or more information please call 800.233.1957 or email

Why VFIS? We offer more than insurance.