For Advocates Only

The Everyone Goes Home® program depends on the outreach work you do to sustain our mission in the field. We will help you by providing support material to present and champion the 16... READ

Curbside Manner

Stress First Aid for the Street Curbside Manner: Stress First Aid for the Street is a tool for firefighters to assist other firefighters and their loved ones in the immediate aftermath of... READ

Helping Firefighters Help Each Other

As firefighters we are trained and ready to do our best to try to save lives and property of people in our community. But are we prepared to deal with the crisis when it's one of our own? The... READ

After Action Review

The first step in observing stress in firefighters and EMS personnel begins with at the "back step" or kitchen table where every call and response is discussed. Based on the military principles of... READ

13. Psychological Support

Firefighters and their families must have access to counseling and psychological support. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255) www.PocketPeer.org Initiative 13... READ

Are You Ready to Play by the Rules?

Fire departments across North America and beyond are preparing for the 2012 International Fire/EMS Safety and Health Week, June 17-23, featuring the Rules You Can Live By in both firefighter... READ