Houston Fire Department

HFD PatchPromoting Excellence as the World's Largest Accredited Municipal Fire Agency

Vision Statement ~ HFD will be recognized as a premier public service organization, respected and admired by our peers and the community as the most diverse, innovative, and efficient public safety provider in the world.

Mission Statement ~ To save lives, protect property, and serve our community with courage, commitment and compassion.

Slogan ~ "Courage, Commitment and Compassion"

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Find out about the HFD Smoke Alarm Program


Space Heater Safety

As the temperature drops , the HFD urges citizens to be careful and follow some simple safety tips when using space heaters and other supplemental heating sources. Read More >>>


Candle Safety

According to the National Candle Association, 70% of households in the U.S. use candles and Most people don’t see candles as a major fire hazard. Read More >>>


Teen Driver Safety Made Possible by State Farm

"Peddle" cars with specialized "goggles" to let the "driver" experience and understand the dangers of drinking and driving. Read More >>>


Free Immunizations for Children

Throughout the year, The Caring for Children Foundation Care Van Program is giving free childhood vaccinations to children, birth to 18 years at select Houston Fire Stations and community centers.
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Cooking Safety

Unattended cooking is the number one cause of home fires.
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Puppet Shows

HFD offers children, K-2 grade, fun, entertaining and educational puppet shows that teach them important fire safety messages using children's songs and interactive performances. Made by possible a StateFarm grant. Read More >>>