Line of service: Disaster Services
Purpose: Disaster Health Services Responders provide health care by meeting the disaster related needs of clients and providing support to other volunteers.
*Participation in chapter preparedness activities
*Support to the DAT response, shelter operations, emergency aid stations, outreach activities, and casework and recovery planning during a disaster relief operation
*Disaster Health Services workers with a Registered Nurse (RN) or physician license are responsible for acting as chapter health reviewers and acting as Staff Wellness workers during a disaster relief operation
Time Commitment/Availability: Varies depending on local disaster events; minimum 8-hours per month
Contact: Natalie McIntyre, firstname.lastname@example.org
Keywords: disaster, health, services, red cross
Skills: communication, teamwork, crisis, transportation
Apply to volunteer with the Red Cross at the following link: http://rdcrss.org/1jwIkp1
Click apply now and create an account in Volunteer Connection. Complete the volunteer orientation modules. Concurrently, you will need to consent to a background check.
When all that's completed, we'll call you for an intake interview, and place you in the need of ours that fits your interests and skills best!
Training: Training will be provided to all interested volunteers.
No one has signed up yet, but you could be the first!