By working together, residents can make their own property — and their neighborhood — much safer from wildfire. Read all of NFPA's wildfire safety tips and download our free safety tip sheet.
The Firewise Communities Program encourages local solutions for safety by involving homeowners in taking individual responsibility for preparing their homes for the risk of wildfire. Firewise is sponsored by the NFPA and the USDA Forest Service.
Fire Adapted Communities (FAC) is a collaborative approach that provides comprehensive resources to all those who play a role in wildfire education, planning and action. FAC is coordinated by NFPA and the USDA Forest Service, and supported by a coalition of the nation’s leaders in wildfire safety.