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Board of Fire Fighters Relief

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Per RI General Law 45-19-5, within the Department of Labor and Training there is a board of fire fighter's relief, consisting of three members, which administer the fund for the relief of fire fighters.

Please complete the required forms below. Forms can be filled out online, printed and signed. Some forms must be notarized. Please use checklist to make sure you've included all required documentation.

Mail all forms to:
Relief of Injured and Deceased Police and Fire Fighters
Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training
1511 Pontiac Avenue, Building 73-2
Cranston, RI 02920

Please email questions to DLT.PoliceFire@dlt.ri.gov

Click here to read the Rules and Regulations for the Board of Firefighter's Relief

Annuity Forms


One Time Death Benefit Application

Claim for Annuities for Dependents of Deceased Firefighters

Affidavit (Annual)

Direct Deposit Authorization

W-9 Payer's Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification

Change of Address Form

Death of Widow or Dependent Form

Checklist of items to include with your application for benefits:

  • Death Certificate (if applicable)
  • Letter from Fire Department stating dates of service
  • Copies of Birth Certificates for Dependent Children (if applicable)
  • Form W-9
  • Direct Deposit Application


Click here to read RI General Law 45-19-12

Tuition Reimbursement


Forms must be completed by the following dates:

Fall Semester: June 30
Winter Session: September 30
Spring Semester: October 30
Summer Session I: March 31
Summer Session II: April 30

Request for Tuition Reimbursement


First time applicants must also include:

  • A copy of their Birth Certificate
  • A Letter from the Fire Department stating dates of service of their parent

Click here to read RI General Law 45-19-12.1
























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