The mission of the San Francisco Fire Department is to protect the lives and property of the people of San Francisco and its visitors from fires, natural disasters, accidents, hazardous materials incidents, and other causes requiring a rapid and skilled emergency response; serve the needs of its most vulnerable residents through community paramedicine, and save lives and reduce suffering by providing emergency medical services; prevent harm through prevention services and education programs; and to provide a work environment that is free from harassment and discrimination, and values health, wellness, cultural diversity, and equity.
To find out more about the San Francisco Fire Department's operations, and the services, programs and resources offered, please explore our website.
Services & Programs
In addition to responding to fire, medical, and other emergencies, the San Francisco Fire Department also provides a variety of other services. These include assisting the public with fire code requirements, responding to requests regarding legal matters, and participating in neighborhood and community events. Visit our Services page today for more information.