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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


#Give2NFFFNow

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


Restoring Normalcy with Laughter

Restoring Normalcy with Laughter

– Through managing grief and navigating stressful moments, laughter is a way of trying to restore normalcy to our lives.  READ


Navigating Life Grief Program

Navigating Life Grief Program

– This program will provide opportunities to share some of the struggles we are going through due to the COVID-19 health crisis, offer support, and provide tips for navigating. This is a free service Comfort Zone is providing!  READ


Shine Your Light for Firefighters

Shine Your Light for Firefighters on May 4th for International Firefighters’ Day

– For the first time, the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) encourages communities to join us in celebrating and highlighting the great work firefighters do every day.  READ


Memorial Monday

Memorial Monday – St. Louis Streetcar Collision

– In the early morning hours of March 10, 1941, 13 Brockton firefighters were killed and an additional 20 were injured while fighting a fire in the Strand Theater, located in downtown Brockton.  READ


Staying Mentally Healthy During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Short Video: Staying Mentally Healthy During the COVID-19 Pandemic – Part 2

– This week, Dr. Moreland helps us identify our own behavioral and physical signs of stress, develop realistic expectations for ourselves during the COVID-19 pandemic, and find ways to relieve and manage stress. READ