Hear SAFD firefighter’s powerful spoken poem about mental health challenges in fire service
SAFD firefighter Kevin Burke recently learned more firefighters die from suicide than fire. He decided it was time to share a poem he wrote with vulnerability, to show his peers it's okay to ask for help. It was used as part of SAFD's mental health week this month.
Jen tries being a firefighter for a day with SAFD cadets
SAN ANTONIO – Do you have what it takes to be a San Antonio firefighter? Jen tries out being a cadet for a day. 👩🏻🚒🔥The San Antonio Fire Department has a program that reminds women about the opportunity to become a firefighter. While it’s on hold for now, SAFD hopes to begin it again soon. Click here for more information on Hero Like Her.