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Setting the Standard for Peer Support Programs

The Peer Support Foundation was formed to provide standardized practice and training to public safety professionals in relation to peer support concepts and critical incident stress.  We offer individual assistance to first responders, agency consultation, and training in peer support concepts.  This training is specifically designed for law enforcement, fire fighters, and EMS personnel.  Call today for more information.

Covid-19 Resources for First Responders

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Services

We offer the following services to first responders, families, and agencies.

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Pre-Incident Education

We offer training's tor first responders and agencies in the following areas:
-Psychology of the First Responder

-Surviving Deadly Force Encounters
-First Responder Suicide Awareness
-Executive Leadership Training

-and more.

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Peer Support Team Training

We offer training to peer support teams in:
Basic Peer Support
Advanced Peer Support
Group Crisis Intervention (ICISF)
and others.

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Individual and Family Resources

At times families feel left alone when their first responder is in crisis. We can offer resources to individuals and family members through the journey of healing.

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Agency Consultation

Critical Incidents can easily overwhelm agencies no matter the size. With our expreinced team members, we offer tailored consultation for agencies on how to best handle critical incidents. This will allow for first responders to heal. Unaddressed and non-validated responses to critical incidents can be detrimental to an agency.

Upcoming Events

  • Individual Crisis Intervention and/ OR Group Crisis Intervention (ICISF Training Course)
    Oct 11, 9:00 AM CDT – Oct 14, 5:00 PM CDT
    Des Moines Police Regional Academy, 433 E Army Post Rd, Des Moines, IA 50315, USA
    This will be 2-day Individual Course and a 2-day Group course. Come to one or both. Price greatly reduced!!! Get both the $400 courses for only $50. Or $25 per course.
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  • Central Iowa Regional Peer Support Meeting
    Oct 29, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM CDT
    West Des Moines, 250 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    West Des Moines Police will be hosting the first quarterly Central Iowa Regional Peer Support Meeting on Friday, October 29 from 1300-1500. The meeting will be held at the WDMPD at 250 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50265.
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Contact Us

Peer Support Foundation

Mailing Address:
8805 Chambery Blvd. Suite #300 #208, Johnston, IA 50131

515-978-1078