Fortem Australia is a not-for-profit organisation that supports the mental fitness and wellbeing of first responder families.
Every day, more than 300,000 first responders keep our communities safe. They are backed up by their families: partners, children and parents. All of them hold vital and challenging roles. We help them to be well, and stay well, through mental fitness and wellbeing activities and support services.
He’d done a few afternoon shifts in a row, and I felt like we hadn’t really seen each other all week. I had all this information that I needed to tell
People who have support from the people around them – friends, family and community – are happier and healthier. That’s why many of Fortem’s programs incorporate social connection, as we encourage the first responder
Another great wellbeing activity for Northern NSW region first responder families, when they came together to practice their Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. An opportunity to develop family bonds and be active
Byron Bay, kayaks, sea turtles and facing challenges together! An exciting wellbeing activity was had on a Byron Bay Dolphin Kayak Tour with Go Sea Kayak for first responder families
Another exciting adventure at the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary for our Gold Coast first responder families recently. This wellbeing activity was an opportunity to learn about the history of the Wildlife
A little drizzle didn’t stop our Illawarra region first responder families from enjoying the recent Walk, Snap, Explore wellbeing activity. It was a great way to be active and connect…