When disasters such as floods, tornadoes, hurricanes and fires occur the Red Cross sends responders


(30.316006,-81.67623)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

751 Riverside AvenueJacksonville, FL 32204


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
Disaster Responders meet the challenges locally and nationally to deliver the American Red Cross mission by alleviating human suffering in the face of emergencies.

OPEN TIME DAYS

Flexible

Local disaster responders may commit to shifts during a disaster based on their availability.

National disaster responders may commit to two week deployments based on their availability.

To maintain active status one must participate a minimum average of two hours a month or 24 hours per year.

REQUIRED TRAINING

Red Cross orientation

Disaster Services:⦆ An Overview

Required training for the activity of interest.⦆ Training occurs in advance of a disaster relief operation and can range from 10 hours to 30 dependent on responders choosen volunteer path.

Training can be in a classroom or online.⦆ There is no cost for the training.

Drills and exercies where appropriate.

Skills

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Once trained may remain active for an activity as long as required training is updated.Agrees to par

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