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2024 Fire Hero Family Conference

Event Details

The 2024 Fire Hero Family Conference is an opportunity to learn more about grief and to develop skills to help you adjust to life after the death of a loved one. It is open to adults who are immediate family members honored—or approved to be honored—at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Emmitsburg, Maryland.

Facilitators include experts in:

This event will include general sessions on grief and loss, communication and coping strategies, and practical information and skills such as financial planning and home maintenance. There will be sessions designed for widowed spouses and partners, parents, siblings, adult children, and men. There will also be a focus on general wellness such as movement activities, mindfulness, and physical health. Creative activities and hands-on projects will provide time for expression of grief and loss.

What Our Past Attendees Are Saying

The goal of the conference is to provide knowledge, skills, experiences, and a network of people that you can use in your day-to-day life long after the event ends.



Sep 22 - 26 2024


All Day

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Sep 22 - 26 2024
  • Time: All Day


Sheraton Mesa Hotel at Wrigleyville West
860 North Riverview, Mesa, AZ 85201


Fire Hero Family Programs
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