Love Remains

– It is a myth that, in order to move forward after loss, we have to leave the person who died behind, to put the memories away and sever the bonds. People who grieve understand that the love remains, and we carry it forward with us as we greet each new day. May love continue to guide you on your journey. READ

Hang Out With Friends and Family Online

Hang Out With Friends and Family Online

– Technology is not a replacement for in-person visits, but there are lots of options that allow us to stay connected.  READ

2020 National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend Update

– Many of you may be wondering how this will impact the 2020 National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend on October 3-4, 2020. At this time, no decision has been made. READ

The Importance of Playing, Laughing, and Relaxing

– While we are all trying to work and do school from home right now, don’t forget the importance of scheduling time to just play, laugh, and relax. Here are some important reasons why.  READ

Pamela Hagens

Easy Workout and Movement Activities You Can Do from Home, with Pamela Hagens

– If you are feeling disconnected, down, or need to touch base with your Fire Hero Family, sign up for upcoming support groups through Zoom! Groups are free to Fire Hero Family members; you must pre-register. READ

Fire Hero Family Peer Support Network

– Are you a good listener? Are you looking for a way to “pay it forward” by helping others deal with grief and loss? If so, you might want to consider becoming a member of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Fire Hero Family Peer Support Network. READ

Staying Mentally Healthy During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Short Video: Staying Mentally Healthy During the COVID-19 Pandemic – Part 3

– This is the third video in a series from Dr. Angela Moreland, Director of the Center for Firefighter Behavioral Health, on how to stay mentally healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic. This week, Dr. Moreland talks about symptoms of grief you may be experiencing or that may be intensified during the COVID-19 pandemic. READ

Stars of Hope

– Stars of Hope is encouraging people to complete a Star of Hope, share it on social media, and place it in their windows.  READ

International Firefighters' Day

On International Firefighters’ Day Help Us Honor the Fallen

– Join with us on May 4th, to honor our firefighters for what they do each day for all of us.  READ


NFFF Announces the #Give2NFFFNow Campaign on May 5th

– Supporting giving and unity as the world suffers from COVID-19, #Give2NFFFNow has been added as a global day of giving. The NFFF supports the families of firefighters killed in the line of duty and works to prevent line-of-duty deaths and injuries. As a non-profit, we must find ways to maintain and grow our programs, as we face an unprecedented scale of need. READ