WE CARE about you and health and safety of our community. 

The De Pere Health Department and De Pere Fire Rescue offer a collaborate program to help citizens in need review and find ways to live safest within their homes.

This program is called the Stay at Home Assistance Program. During a visit, a representative from the fire and health department will come to your come, consider your needs, review their findings with you, and connect you with the resources available in the community. 

Services in the Stay at Home Assistance Program

  • Check smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors. If defective, they will be replaced FREE OF CHARGE
  • In-home safety education, which includes fire and fall prevention FREE OF CHARGE.

Is there a cost for this service?

No. It is free.

Who is eligible for a Stay at Home Assistance Program visit?

You are eligible for this valuable visit if you:

  • Live in the City limits of De Pere. 
  • Are a citizen in need of service.

How can I schedule a visit?

Call the De Pere Health Department at (920) 339-4054 to set up your FREE appointment. 

Do you offer any other programs to help with education and fall prevention?

The De Pere Health Department and De Pere Fire Rescue periodically host educational programs throughout the year that focus on fall prevention among our senior and older adult population. Please call the De Pere Health Department at (920) 339-4054 to see if there are any upcoming Fall Prevention events or other helpful materials and resources.