Initiative 13: Mental Health



Helping Firefighters Help Each Other

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation now offers its successful Stress First Aid for Fire and EMS Personnel (SFA) class for free through it’s FireHero Learning Network.

Trouble In Mind

A new awareness of behavioral health in the fire service is finally dragging long-hidden issues such as depression and PTSD into the open. But is it making it any easier for emergency responders to acknowledge problems and seek help?