We need you on January 24th: Home Fire Preparedness Campaign - Volunteer


(45.546223,-122.66862)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

3131 N. Vancouver AvenuePortland, OR 97227


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
The American Red Cross Disaster Cycle Services (DCS) is launching the Home Fire Preparedness Campaign (HFPC) in October 2014. Its goal is to reduce the rate of deaths and injuries due to home fires by 25 percent over 5 years. Its strategy includes participating in a community coalition that targets neighborhoods at-risk for home fires; installs and tests smoke alarms; and provides fire safety and disaster preparedness education/planning. This position exists primarily to train for one of three positions: Safety Educator, Smoke Alarm Installer and Documenter.

OPEN TIME DAYS
8 Hours on January 24th from 8am to 4pm in Portland Oregon

REQUIRED TRAINING
  • Orientation to American Red Cross
  • Disaster Services: An Overview (optional)
  • HFPC Guidance and Training: Safety for Home Visits, Smoke Alarm Installation, and
    other required training.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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