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Date:
October 23, 2021
Time:
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Address:
Trophy Club Town Center
2240 TX-114, Trophy Club, TX 76262

Trophy Club, TX 76262
Cost:
FREE
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National First Responders Day Event

Saturday, October 23, 2021

First responders deserve our community support. Through resources and awareness, they can pass their knowledge and skills on to the next generation of first responders. Come join us in celebrating National First Responders Day at Trophy Club Town Center and see what the TCPD and TCFD will have on hand for you!

National First Responders Day to honor the men and women who act quickly when an emergency is at hand. First responders dedicate their lives to save lives. They are the people who run toward a crisis while others flee. According to the Department of Homeland Security, 4.6 million career and volunteer first responders support the communities where they live. They are firefighters, police, emergency medical technicians (EMT), paramedics, and 911 operators. In an emergency, they’re the first on the scene. These dedicated professionals answer the call when a crisis arises, often putting their own lives on the line.

National First Responders Day is a call for aFirst Responders News Flashction. First responders deserve our community support. Through resources and awareness, first responders can pass their knowledge and skills on to the next generation of first responders. 

About the National First Responders Day Event:

In honor of the education effort, Trophy Club Town Center is hosting a special event on October 23, 2021 from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM in connection with the Trophy Club Police and Fire Departments. Each department will be on hand showcasing interactive displays and activities inducing:

  • TCPD: Police car on display, K9 demonstration, officer / volunteer led DWI cart and goggle demonstration.
  • TCFD: Firetruck 681 and Ambulance on display, equipment demonstration, as well as possible children’s obstacle course.

    Event Hosted by Trophy Club Town Center

About Nation First Responders Day:

Serving as a national day of gratitude, National First Responders Day is a day where we pay tribute to their endless hours and around the clock service provided to their communities. As one of the most dangerous jobs in the country, the day also pays tribute to the fallen first responders. According to the CDC, 97 firefighters and 155 police officers die each year in the line of duty. Additionally, their rate of occupational injury is higher than the national average. Often, the very people saving lives are our neighbors, friends and family members. And their families know the price they pay for their dedication to the job. 

And even though they are an integral part of our communities, their sacrifices go beyond the hours they work. They face high stress, often daily. The trauma they see wears on them both mentally and physically. Many experience Post Traumatic Stress. Long periods away from family add stress to their relationships, too.

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