Benefits for working in Surrey Fire and Rescue


Blue Light Card

Blue Light Card provides those in the NHS, Emergency Services, social care sector and Armed Forces with discounts both online and in-store. They offer a wide range of national and local discounts, across shopping different categories. All members of Surrey Fire and Rescue can apply for a card, whatever your role.

For more information and to apply for a card as an SFRS member, visit the Blue Light Card website.


Employee Assistance Programme

Our Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) provides free information and guidance to all Surrey employees in need of extra support. Working with Optima health, EAP offers confidential, independent and unbiased help if you are experiencing problems at home or work. It is a free service and is available to everyone. You can use it as many times as you need, for any number of issues. EAP support can be accessed via a telephone service or the website, whichever you are most comfortable with.

Mind Charity

Our emergency services save lives every day. managing their mental health matters. our research shows blue light teams will always need support with their mental health, because of the pressures they face in their roles. Access our targeted support for staff, volunteers and employers across ambulance, fire, police and search and rescue teams.

For more information, please visit the Mind Charity website.

The Fire Fighters Charity

The Firefighters Charity is the leading support service for the Fire Service family in the UK. No other organisation provides such a full package of high quality support, exactly tailored to the needs of firefighters, support staff and their dependents. Every year the Firefighters Charity helps more than 4500 people in the fire community.

For more information, please visit The Fire Fighters Charity website.