Meet with a licensed counselor to address symptoms or struggles with trauma, anxiety, depression, retirement adjustment, anger management, relationships at home and other issues.

Peer Support

Speak directly with someone who understands the job. Peers are active and retired firefighters and family members.

On the Arm Breakfast

Connect with peers at our monthly Firefighters' Breakfast, held every second Wednesday at Friends of Firefighters.

Dinner and presentations prepared by firefighters, for firefighters, on the last Wednesday of the month at Friends of Firefighters. 

Firehouse Kitchen Talk

Wives, partners, and girlfriends connect over topics regarding family and relationships, moderated by a counselor.

Women's Support Group

Relieve pain and reduce stress with individual 1-hour acupuncture sessions in Brooklyn.


Receive guidance on life insurance, wills, pensions, and more. 

Financial Guidance

Apply for a college scholarship; open to college-age children with parents whose health was permanently impaired as a result of the attacks on September 11, 2001.

City of Berlin Scholarship

Call us during office hours and we will connect you with a counselor. Before 9 AM or after 5 PM we recommend you call 1-800-LIFENET, a free 24/7 Crisis Hotline. If you are having suicidal thoughts, please call the Suicide Hotline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

Crisis Calls

Have questions? We’re here to help. Our Red Hook firehouse is open Monday-Friday, 9-5PM. Please don’t hesitate to contact us or stop by. The coffee pot is always on.


We provide short-term rapid response to disasters and crises affecting the FDNY community while coordinating long-term sustainable solutions and disaster relief through strategic partnerships.


We recommend other offices to provide services we do not. 

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