Help others cope with disaster, support Red Cross relief workers: Disaster Mental Health: Team Membe


(40.456665,-79.97482)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

2801 Liberty AvePittsburgh, PA 15222


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
Assist Red Cross in delivering mission to provide relief to victims of disasters and help prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies

OPEN TIME DAYS

Varies depending on activity involvement:

  • Oncall for local single family incidents up to 36 hrs per month with flexible scheduling
  • Disaster Services Program for large community wide
  • events - training and quarterly involvement (i.e. meetings,
  • reparedness activities, etc.)

-Other Key Responsibilities - minimal time on as needed⦆

⦆ basis (e.g. services to Red Cross relief workers)

REQUIRED TRAINING
  • Orientation to American Red Cross
  • Disaster Services: an Overview
  • Foundations of Disaster Mental Health
  • Psychological First Aid
  • FEMA Training: IS100 and IS700
Recommended: Serving People with Disabilities and Working with Total Diversity

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Once trained, may remain active as long as able to perform the assigned tasks
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