Joint Statement from the IAFC, NFFF and NVFC on Suicide in the Fire Service
The news of the last few days has brought attention to a growing concern within the fire service and an important behavioral health topic that many of us have been working on for more than a year.
NFFF Announces National Roll Out of New Behavioral Health Initiative
Emmitsburg, MD – The way to help firefighters who have dealt with potentially traumatic events is changing. Much has been learned from the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation’s work in New York after September 11th and following the loss of 9 firefighters at a furniture store fire in Charleston, South Carolina in 2007. A briefing on… Read more »
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Behavioral Health Initiatives
It is well recognized that firefighters and their families must have the resources to deal with the various complications that the occupation can bring to their lives. They must also have help available to deal with the problems in living that all of us sometimes face, regardless of the work we do. Health and safety… Read more »