Assist people in your local community who have been affected by a disaster.: DCS: Shenandoah - Charl


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(38.04173,-78.484474)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1105 Rose Hill DriveCharlottesville, VA 22903


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
To serve on a Disaster Action Team as a worker on a DAT response to provide 24-hour immediate support and assistance to individuals and families who have been impacted by a home fire or other local disaster.

OPEN TIME DAYS

Varies contingent upon local need. ⦆Shift work typically spans up to 12 hours per shift and volunteers sign up for shifts or serve on a rotating schedule. ⦆Completion of⦆Disaster Cycle Services: An Overview⦆and⦆⦆DAT Basics⦆are required before field training begins.⦆

REQUIRED TRAINING
  • Recovery Services:An Overview
  • Casework and Recovery Planning Fundamentals
  • Direct Client Assistance Fundamentals
  • Meet the Client: What is a Family? 
  • Shelter Fundamentals
  • Psychological First Aid

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Once trained may remain active as long as required training is updated and minimum service requireme

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