We consider the reality of a law enforcement career and what it can do to family dynamics. We consider the information given at the BLEA and in-service trainings. We incorporate real life situations our officer experiences on a daily basis to our family decisions. Law enforcement families prepare the best they can for the unthinkable and choose to live in strength. It probably doesn't occur to us as we prepare for the unthinkable that the unthinkable might be cancer.
It is our desire to provide support to the men and women of our law enforcement community in Washington State who have been diagnosed with cancer. By providing support we can help these officers and their families deal with the emotional impact of this illness. Our desire is to also help the agencies these officers work for. How an officer diagnosed with cancer is treated by their agency plays a major role in their battle..