Fire Safety House | Blank Children's Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa
Blank Children's Hospital

Fire Safety House

The house offers hands-on learning to prepare children for the unexpected and frightening experience of a fire. In addition to teaching children about fire safety, the house can also be used to train children about what to do in severe weather such as thunderstorms and tornadoes.

2018 event registration is now open!

Please visit our Request the House tab to review important information and to make your event request.

Fire Safety House trailer!

A brand new trailer arrived in April 2017. Thank you to all of our premiere sponsors who help make this trailer a reality! A big thank you to the Iowa Elks Association, State Farm, CPCU Society, EMC Insurance, Prairie Meadows and Safe Kids Iowa  for their generous support!

Suggested Donation:

Please know that while the Fire Safety House is available to use free of charge a donation is suggested. Donations of any amount help to keep the Fire Safety House program visiting communities in Iowa just like yours! 

Donations of the following amounts assist with:

  • A $150 donation provides program supplies for a one day event
  • A $325 donation provides program supplies and fuel for a one day event
  • A $500 donation provides pay for program drivers, trailer maintenance and fully supports the trailer for a one day event 

*If you are able or would like to make a donation please inquire about donating when completing your event request form.

Thank you to all of our new trailer sponsors!