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Law Enforcement Officer Safety and Wellness

Supporting our law enforcement through first-class programs

Mitigating the Impact of Stress

Learn about resources available from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) and BJA’s VALOR Officer Safety and Wellness Initiative partners related to mitigating the impact of stress on law enforcement officers and their families:

Programs

  • Law Enforcement Agency and Officer Resilience Program: This program delivers in-person and virtual resiliency concepts trainings to law enforcement with the goal of building resilient officers and agencies.
  • VALOR Officer Safety and Wellness Program: This program is dedicated to preventing injuries to and deaths of law enforcement officers and the people they serve and improving the health and resilience of officers.
  • Innovative Approaches to Strengthening Officer Wellness Program: This program delivers in-person and online trainings, tools, and resources on officer health, wellness, and safety.
  • Field-Driven Officer Safety and Wellness Program: This training program delivers in-person and online training and resources to address wellness and safety topics not currently addressed through other VALOR initiative programs.

Surge Resources

Visit the VALOR Initiative's program's websites for additional resources.

Additional Resource

Presentations

Through BJA's Innovative Approaches to Strengthening Officer Wellness Program, the International Association of Chiefs of Police hosted a Mindfulness Strategies for Law Enforcement Webinar Series to help officers discover strategies to stay safe, healthy, and emotionally regulated. Recordings of the webinars are available to view at the following locations: 

Date Modified: October 04, 2021
Date Created: November 5, 2020