The First Responder Support Network (FRSN) is a nonprofit offering treatment and education to promote recovery from stress and critical incidents experienced by first responders and their families. FRSN hosts The West Coast Post-Trauma Retreat, a six-day residential treatment as well as the Significant Others and Spouses , a similar program for the partners of first responders who have been affected by critical incidents experienced by their loved ones.
Behind the Badge NM is a non-profit originally formed by Mental Health Counselor Mary F. Baca, LPCC to give back to First Responders and their families by creating a fund of monies to pay for counseling and ancillary services. In addition, Behind the Badge NM has a Peer Support Team comprised of First Responders who are trained to lend a listening ear and shoulder to lean on when their fellow brothers and sisters are in need.
CHANGE IS POSSIBLE! HELP IS AVAILABLE!
Making First Responder Mental Health a priority. Our mission is to work towards positive change in the First Responder Culture as we continue to raise awareness, advocate and educate on the devastating effects of PTSD for First Responders and Families that could lead to suicide. We are working with many others towards making real change a reality.