Author: IAFF Center of Excellence Staff
Rich Goforth is a member of the Springfield Professional Firefighters, local 333. He has been on the job since 2008, is currently serving as the Secretary for Local 333, and is the co-chair of the OAPFF 4th district peer support team. Rich has over 18 years experience in bereavement care and was trained as a peer supporter in February of 2017.
“The OAPFF Peer Support program is by far one of the greatest programs for our members that is sponsored by our state association and the IAFF. We all have, or will face trying times in our lives and career. Just know that you don’t have to go through it alone. I can be reached 24hrs/365 at the number or email listed below. Please don’t hesitate to call me if you’re in need of help, or if you just need someone to talk to. Doesn’t matter day or night.”email@example.com