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Monthly Archives: June 2016

Laughter Saves Lives Comedy Benefit Show Tomorrow Evening

The Laughter Saves Lives Foundation will be hosting a show tomorrow evening to benefit Friends of Firefighters and Fire Family Transport. It will be hosted at Gotham Comedy Club. Tickets are $25 and the doors open at 7PM, with the show starting at 7:30. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.

John Larocchia, founder and president of Laughter Saves Lives, gave a great interview this morning on PIX 11 about the event, his history, and the great work that the LSL does for first responders around the country.

 

Thank you to the Laughter Saves Lives Foundation for hosting this event and we look forward to many laughs tomorrow evening!

Monday, June 20: This Week at FoF

Substance Abuse and Families Workshop – Tuesday, June 21
Al Connolly Pension Workshop – Wednesday, June 22
Services

 

Substance Abuse and Families Workshop

Al Connolly Workshop

Services
Services are offered to FDNY firefighters and their family members free of charge in all 5 boroughs and Long Island. Below is an overview by day – visit our services page for more information.

DAILY:
Peer Support Program / Contact FoF to be connected

MONDAY:
Counseling / Queens / 11AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 6PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Staten Island / 11AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Brooklyn / 10AM-4PM / By Appointment

TUESDAY:
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Woodbury / 1PM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Staten Island / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment

WEDNESDAY:
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Bronx / 12:30 – 6:30PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Manhattan / Flexible Hours / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Brooklyn / 10AM – 4PM / By Appointment
Peak Performance Coaching (Biofeedback) / Brooklyn / 9AM-5PM / By Appointment

THURSDAY:
Counseling / Queens / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Manhattan / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Staten Island / 3:30PM-6:30PM / By Appointment
Yoga with Cecilia & Friends / Rockaway Park / 7:30 – 8:30PM

FRIDAY:
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Manhattan / Flexible Hours / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Staten Island / 3:30PM-6:30PM / By Appointment

Thanks to the van Ameringen Foundation, we are able to offer expanded mental health hours in Manhattan, Woodbury, Brooklyn, and Staten Island

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
On the Arm Breakfast – June 8th
Drop by FoF every 2nd Wednesday between 8-11 for a hot breakfast and great conversation with other firefighters and family members
Wednesday, June 8th
8-11AM
199 Van Brunt Street
Brooklyn, NY
 
Substance Abuse and Families Workshop – June 21st

Al Connolly Pension Workshop – June 22nd

Laughter Saves Lives Comedy Benefit – June 29th
The Laughter Saves Lives foundation will be hosing a benefit for Friends of Firefighters and Fire Family Transport at Gotham
Comedy Club, 208 W. 23rd Street in Manhattan. Click here for more information.