CCFR offers a variety of community safety and education programs.

Bicycle Helmets

  • Proper fitting of bicycle helmets for children and adults by specially trained firefighters

Block Parties

  • Fire truck display and safety information for neighborhood events

Citizen Fire Academy

  • Learn and experience what it is like to be a CCFR firefighter during this hands-on, eight-week course. Participants must live within the CCFR district, be at least 21 years old, provide proof of health insurance and sign a waiver release. A $25 administration fee helps cover the costs of the program; the course will only be held if the minimum number of participants sign up. Interested individuals should email us or call at 636.970.9700.

Child Safety Seats

  • Assistance with child safety seat installation by certified technicians

Community Outreach

  • The community outreach team provides assistance to the community during times of need and assists with educating the community about fire and emergency prevention.

Emergency Beacon

  • A special porch light adapter or switch that becomes a flashing beacon to help emergency responders quickly find your residence, free for many CCFR residents.

Fire Extinguisher Training

  • Instruction on how to properly handle a fire extinguisher and emergency situations.

Group Safety Presentations

  • Firefighters speak about a variety of safety topics to school groups, Boy and Girl scouts, day care facilities, businesses and other community groups.

Rapid Assistance for Citizens in an Emergency (RACE)

  • Helps identify residents with special needs who may require extra assistance in an emergency. For more information, visit the RACE page

Safe Place

  • If a young person needs help for any reason, he or she can go to any business displaying the yellow and black Safe Place sign.

Smoke Detector Installation

  • Smoke detector installation and inspection.

Station Tours

  • Tour the stations and learn more about CCFR.

Training and Speakers

  • If you have a group that is interested in fire and emergency safety training, CCFR can provide a speaker.