The chaplain's primary role is to 'serve those who serve.' Their mission is to provide emotional and spiritual support to Fire & EMS responders as well as those affected by incidents these responders encounter.
- Develop a positive working relationship with Fire & EMS staff.
- Provide emotional support and assistance to firefighters and their families.
- Provide counseling to firefighters, their families, and the public affected by the stressors related to emergency incidents and response.
- Assist in notifying family members of serious injuries, line-of-duty deaths, and suicides involving fire department members and their families.