IAFF Retirement Webinar
Hosted by the International Association of Fire Fighters,
this webinar discusses the realities of retirement among fire service members.
Occupational Awareness Series:
BC First Responders’ Mental Health Committee
Mental Health In Retirement
A recorded panel discussion to relay the real-life experiences of first responders on how to support mental health in retirement.
WSBC Family Support
Ketly online Mental health Help
Kelty's Key is your source for online therapy. Get tailored treatment from an online therapist, or work on your own with our self-help resources. With Kelty's Key, getting the help you need is flexible and accessible. We are publicly funded by Vancouver Coastal Health, making all our services 100% free.
Want a counsellor?
This is a website that features counselors and others who have taken a 2 - 4 day occupationally aware course on what it's like to be a firefighter. They have a directory you can scroll through and find them locally.
Video series from First Responder Health
Getting Involved in the Community:
What is it?:
Organized men's groups around BC were recommending all retirees to join in their local area. i've met with the organizes for both bc and canada and think they are phenomenal
BC Bereavement Helpline:
Call the Helpline at 604-738-9950
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday and Friday 9am - 8:30pm
Saturday 9am - 1pm
Toll free 1-877-779-2223