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American Red Cross / Northwest Region

On-Call Disaster Response Team

What: The American Red Cross responds to a disaster every 8 minutes. That’s an average of more than 60,000 disasters every year. The Disaster Action Teams provide 24-hour emergency response to local disasters, particularly house fires, ensuring that those affected have access to resources for basic necessities such as food, shelter and clothing.

Training: The Red Cross provides all the training needed and all new members are paired with an experienced member to provide guidance.

The work of a Disaster Action Team can be emotional, but also deeply rewarding to be able to provide support and assistance to someone in one of their darkest moments.

There are also regular team meetings and ongoing training opportunities for personal growth, leadership positions and deployments for natural disasters.

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About American Red Cross / Northwest Region


1900 25th Ave South, Seattle, WA 98114, US

Mission Statement

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.


Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether itメs one displaced family, thousands of disaster victims, or providing care and comfort to an ill or injured service member or veteran or support to a military family member, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.

Crisis Support
Disaster Relief


We'll work with your schedule.


Various Locations on San Juan IslandsFriday Harbor, WA 98250



  • Crisis Intervention
  • Disaster Response
  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication


  • People 55+


  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • On-call hours, flexible to schedule
  • All training will be provided

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