Illinois Fire Fighter Peer Support

Illinois Fire Fighter Peer Support

Fire Fighters Helping Each Other

Who We Are

Illinois Fire Fighter Peer Support is defined as assistance provided by a trained individual or group of trained firefighters and emergency responders who answer the call to their brothers and sisters in need, regardless of the need.

In the News

  • Blog Post

    Finding Balance

    The following post was submitted by Craig Krsek that reflects on Tom Howard’s “The Art of Listening” ILFFPS’s Faith Coordinator, Tom Howard wrote a Power Point presentation available on the ILFFPS website called, “The Art of Listening.” It highlights skills that are an integral part of peer support, but those that are not easily mastered […]

  • Blog Post

    Physical Wellness: Managing Stress

    The following post was submitted by ILFFPS team member Kyle Matousek It is no surprise that the job of a firefighter/paramedic is a stressful profession. The daily grind while on shift brings about absolutely no predictions of what you will do during that time. This is why managing stress and being mindful of stress causing […]

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  • Self Help

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Our Vision

"Illinois Fire Fighter Peer Support seeks to contribute and provide ongoing emotional wellness resources that are readily needed in the fire service and for emergency responders." Learn More...
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