Hidden Benefits

Your State Association also makes available several somewhat hidden benefits to its members. Services such as :

Quick access to International Fire Service Training Association Publications (IFSTA manuals). The F.F.A.M. is a distributor for IFSTA and offers 5% to 10% discounts to our members.IFSTA
Representation in Jefferson City to promote or rebuff legislation for the fire service.
Provide Fire and EMS protection at the Missouri State Fair for those in attendance.Missouri State Fair
Statewide recognition of fire fighters for achievements in the fire service.Awards
National representation in the National Volunteer Fire Council.

NVFC National Fire Services Member Assistance Program, which is a free hotline that any fire service member or their families can call if they need immediate help with issues such as stress, depression, substance abuse, PTSD, or anything affecting their work or personal life. — www.nvfc.org/help
Information and assistance available in obtaining Federal Public Safety Officer Death Benefits in the event of death in the line of duty.Public Safety Officers Benefits
Assistance with the information on how to form a fire protection district.

For more information on these or other topics you can contact any member of the F.F.A.M. Board of Directors, any F.F.A.M. Assistant Board of Director, or the Secretary-Treasurer.