The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
PLACEMENT PURPOSE Become part of our elite compassionate and empathetic team of workers that help our clients begin their road to recovery. We provide clients with not only financial assistance, but recovery planning, connection to local resources and overall hope during a difficult time in their lives.
OPEN TIME DAYS
Minimum 12-16 hours for initial training. Scheduled days to be determined per location; approximately 3-7 hours per day with a minimum of one day a week
Disaster Cycle Services: An Overview
Diversity Sensitivity and Awareness
Additional coursework specific to Disaster Recovery position:
Disaster Action Team inducution
Client Assistance System (CAS 2.0)
Casework & Recovery Fundamentals
Recovery Services: An Overview
Direct Client Assistance
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Requirements & Commitment
Once trained may remain active as long as required training is updated and engagement criteria met.