Family Assistance


This is a page dedicated to assisting officers and their families with the emotions that come with being a police family. There are a variety of links available for emotional help, spiritual help, financial assistance, and/or encouragement.

Please note: these resource links are to outside sources and the content of these other sites are not managed by the SLPWA.

Crisis Help

Safe Call Now – CONFIDENTIAL, comprehensive, 24-hour crisis referral service for all public safety employees, all emergency services personnel and their family members nationwide.

Therapy & Counseling Assistance (Family/Officers)

Catch A Falling Star Catch a Falling Star offers a comprehensive array of services to first responders and their family members with the focus on health, stability and productivity.
Walter’s Walk Walter’s Walk is a 501 c(3) non-profit organization that supports the community by providing integrated mental health services to children and adults who have experienced trauma, depression and anxiety, regardless of their ability to pay. 

Police Wives’

The Police Wife Life Blog

Police Survivors

C.O.P.S. (Concerns of Police Survivors)
Missouri C.O.P.S. (Local Chapter)
Illinois C.O.P.S. (Local Chapter)

Education/Information For Officers & Families

Thin Blue Line Foundation