Save Lives by Providing Fire Safety and Disaster Preparedness Education and / or Installing


(41.65068,-70.28494)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

286 South StreetHyannis, MA 02601


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.

OPEN TIME DAYS
4-6 hours per installation event. ⦆Up to 4 events per month.

REQUIRED TRAINING
* American Red Cross Volunteer Orientation
* Disaster Services: An Overview
* Home Fire Preparedness Campaign Guidance and Training: Safety for Home Visits, Fire Safety and Disaster Education, Smoke Alarm Installation, and other required training.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 Year minimum up to 5 years on the project

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