Addressing Firefighter Mental Health

ShareTheLoad_programsThe Winter 2016 issue of Fire Chief digital magazine features special coverage on the topic of firefighter behavioral health, including articles on firefighter suicide, PTSD, and resources available. Read issue. Editor-in-Chief Rick Markley also released this article on why it is so important to acknowledge and address firefighter behavioral health.

The NVFC provides resources for firefighter behavioral health through the Share the Load Program, including the Fire/EMS Helpline. If you or someone you know needs help, call the Helpline at 1-888-731-FIRE (3473).