This page contains links to the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grants awarded for Fiscal Years (FY) 2005 – 2017. SAFER grants are awarded to fire departments and national, state, local, tribal, or territorial organizations that represent the interests of volunteer firefighters. The intended audience is AFG stakeholders, which include but are not limited to award recipients and the communities they serve.
Fire department personnel who have questions about the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grants of FEMA's Grant Programs Directorate (GPD) can reach the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program staff by telephone at 1-866-274-0960 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Enroll in the FEMA/GPD Assistance to Firefighters Grants email newsletter for the most current news releases and updates about SAFER and AFG.