Programs and Events Offered

The Public Fire and Life Safety Education Division offer a wide array of programs throughout our community. Programs are offered from Pre-K through grade 12. We also offer programs to daycares and boy/girl scout troops. To schedule a program please see the contact information below. You may contact us via phone or e-mail. PLEASE BE AWARE THAT WE REQUIRE AT LEAST A 10 DAY NOTICE. Please have the following information ready when you contact us:

• What grade?

• What ages are the children?

• How many students?

• What type of program are you interested in?

1. Classroom setting, discussion, and Q&A
• What topics do you want discussed?

2. Basic general fire safety topics(i.e. stop, drop, and roll/home escape plans/smoke detectors)
•This includes touring the fire truck, ambulance and meeting SPARKY

• What are a few possible dates?

• What time?

• How long?

We also offer fire extinguisher training and general fire safety training in the workplace to businesses.


The Southaven Fire Department also participates in several other events including church picnics, neighborhood block parties, fall festivals, and annual events such as the Down Syndrome Awareness Picnic. We also partner with local businesses in our city for events. In the past we have worked with businesses such as Lowes, Walgreens and the Memphis Riverkings. Please contact us if you have an event you would like us to participate in. PLEASE BE AWARE THAT WE REQUIRE AT LEAST A 10 DAY NOTICE. 


Contact Us
For more information, contact Public Fire and Life Safety Educator, Malena Alderman
(662) 393-7466 ext.249.
Southaven Fire Department Public Fire and Life Safety Education Division
8710 Northwest Dr., Southaven, MS. 38671 ~ 2nd Floor