Firefighter Youth Academy 

The Sacramento  
Firefighter Youth Academy

The Sacramento Firefighter Youth Academy (SRFA) is a youth development and career exploration program that provides life guidance and community service opportunities for the youth of the City Of Sacramento whom are interested in improving their social, academic and or economic position in life.


The program is a partnership between Support For Actively Rising Youth (SFARY) and the Sacramento Fire Departments (City of Sacramento Fire, Cosumnes Fire District, City of Folsom Fire Department, Sacramento Metro Fire District, and West Sacramento Fire Department) Community based Organizations and Sacramento Area School Districts

Community Based Partnership

Community Based Organizations will assist with recruitment of cadets with the greatest need. Firefighters and other positive roll models, will coach, mentor and inspire Sacramento youth to graduate from high school and peruse higher education. Cadets will focus on the program’s core values, Academic Achievement, Community Service, and Self Discipline.