The Grottoes Volunteer Fire Department was established in 1948. The Department serves both Rockingham and Augusta Counties nestled next to the Blue Ridge Mountains in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. The department responds to fire and emergency medical incidents. The department responds to over 700 incidents per year. The department proudly operates as an Advanced Life Support First Response agency.
The Grottoes Rescue Squad provides pre-hospital emergency care and rescue services to the citizens of Augusta and Rockingham counties and the surrounding areas.