Apply to Be an Everyone Goes Home® Advocate

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation's Everyone Goes Home® program is encouraging firefighters to apply for Everyone Goes Home® advocate positions in each state to promote the 16 Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives and to reduce firefighter LODDs and injuries. READ

Burn Awareness Week

It’s Time for a Hero Campaign Marks Burn Awareness Week

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is proud to join The Phoenix Society during Burn Awareness Week 2018 to empower burn survivors, to show burn survivors as positive role models, and to... READ


Everyone Goes Home® Program Wants Your SOPs

– We’re collecting information about SOPs on cancer reduction, violent incidents, mental health, and response policies to highlight best practices. READ

John (Jack) Sullivan

NFFF congratulates Jack Sullivan on receiving the FDSOA Lifetime Achievement Award

– Richard Maddox, chairman of the FDSOA board of directors, announced John (Jack) Sullivan, director of training, Emergency Responder Safety Institute, the 2018 winner of the annual Dave Dodson Lifetime Service Award.  READ

Fire Hero Learning Network Launches New Emergency Services Certificate Program

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) has debuted a new tool in its mission to prevent firefighter deaths and injuries. The Foundation's Fire Hero Learning Network (FHLN) now offers an Emergency Services Risk Reduction Program Certificate. FHLN and the ESRRP Certificate are free. The ESRRP Certificate is earned by completing four required online programs.  READ

New documentary features San Diego Fire-Rescue

– In a new National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) documentary featuring San Diego Fire-Rescue, Chief Brian Fennessy talks about one critical incident the department faced where he didn’t envision the difficult path it would take.  READ

Arthur J. Glatfelter Distinguished Service Award

Nominations Now Open for Arthur J. Glatfelter Distinguished Service Award

– In appreciation for Art’s extraordinary achievements, the NFFF has created the Arthur J. Glatfelter Distinguished Service Award to recognize exceptional service to the NFFF by men and women who continue to support his legacy. READ

Fire Service Behavioral Health Management Guide

Finding peace of mind and wellness for the fire service

– A variety of departments provided their expertise to develop the guide to help others create a successful behavioral health program. It emphasizes the key roles department leadership, firefighters, peer support and clinical support play to maintain these efforts. READ

Strategic Vision Guide

Strategic Vision Helps Ensure Firefighter Safety and Enhance Service

– To help fire departments around the nation adopt the 16 initiatives, the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation has created a new handbook, The Strategic Vision Guide: An Action Plan Using the 16 Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives.  READ

Coming Soon! New NFFF Documentary Features San Diego Fire – Rescue

– Coming in late December, a new National Fallen Firefighters Foundation documentary called "San Diego Fire - Rescue, Leadership So Everyone Goes Home." It looks at the many challenges line officers and fire chiefs face in trying to keep firefighters safe and healthy as deal with the many hazards that come with the job. READ