The primary mission of the chaplain program is to provide spiritual guidance, counseling, education, training, and nonsectarian functions. Chaplains serve those in need during emergencies, which may strengthen the service provided by the department to the community.
A chaplain will be on call to provide assistance by responding in situations including:
Become a Chaplain
Clergy who are ordained or have credentials by a recognized church or religious organization are eligible to become a chaplain. For more details on how to become a chaplain, please contact the support services captain at 605-626-7911.