OXYGEN Program for
First Responders

Stronger Families Mission: To bring life-changing skills to Military, Veteran, and First Responder families so they can be strong and thrive. 

Our nationally known OXYGEN Program is a proven resource for First Responder couples. Used by over 76 military installations, in 34 states, and 7 countries the program has been highly sought after by military, veterans, and first responder departments. The OXYGEN program is designed to support our heroes as they navigate the stressors that present themselves due to their chosen profession.

In just the past two years, Stronger Families has served over 21,000 heroes in their relationships.

Highlights of the OXYGEN program:

  • Experiential learning environments
  • Personalized assessments to help provide clarity and insight into your relationship
  • Proven communication and relationship techniques
  • Led by certified facilitators
  • Couples that attend experience increased satisfaction and understanding in their relationship

(Left to right) Chief Jay Hagen, Bellevue Fire; Chief Harold Scoggins, Seattle Fire; wife, Abigail Scoggins; Battalion Chief Mark Anderson, Bellevue Fire attend Business Leaders Lunch 

First Responder Couple Attending OXYGEN Seminar

OXYGEN attendees fill out an action plan and survey after the course on Breaking Barriers to Communication

OXYGEN Seminar vs. Taste of OXYGEN

OXYGEN Seminar

  • 6-9 Hours of Material, Discussions & Breakouts
  • Hosted over 1 or 11/2 day(s)


  • Participant Guide & Pen
  • OXYGEN Profile Assessment
  • Couple Checkup
  • Meal(s) & Refreshments
  • Covers a wide range of relationship topics
    • Understanding Your Differences
    • Personality Assessments
    • Communication
    • Conflict Resolution
    • Forgiveness
    • Creating a relationship gameplan

Taste of OXYGEN

  • 60 minutes of Material & Breakouts
  • Typically hosted around a meal


  • Study Guide & Pen
  • Meal & Refreshments
  • Covers a single relationship topic
    • Managing Life’s Transitions
    • Understanding Your Differences
    • Love Styles
    • Love & Money
    • Breaking the Barriers to Great Communication
    • Connecting Through Conflict

Online Membership

Let Stronger Families help you create a deeper, more joyful connection with a free premium membership.

How To Request An Event

1. Choose a Tentative Date / Time 6+ weeks out

2. Fill out the event request webform at www.strongerfamilies.com/event-request

3. A coordinator will respond within 2 business days & will handle event logistics / payments

4. Get 10-30 of your people signed up to improve their relationship!

Your Event Is Fully Sponsored and Includes:

  • An OXYGEN Master Level Trainer/Speaker
  • All Event Materials & Assessments
  • Catering Coordination
  • Online Registration & Email Event Reminders
  • Stronger Families Staff Support/Coordination

Email Questions to events@strongerfamilies.org or call 425-679-5671

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