Provide emergency assistance to people affected by a disaster.
Respond to disaster scenes and other emergencies to offer assistance to those affected by the incident
Interview and assist individuals and families with their disaster-caused emergency needs
Operate shelter/evacuation centers, provide mass feeding and distribute relief supplies
Attend training classes on an ongoing basis
When a disaster happens during your on-call shift, you will receive a call from the Emergency Communications Center (Bridge) to see if you’re available to respond.
Must be 18 years of age or older Willingness to interact with potential clients, often in high-stress situations Attention to detail Flexibility to respond to disasters on short notice Reliable transportation
Check out the link below to learn more: https://www.redcross.org/volunteer/disaster-action-team.html
About American Red Cross - Greater Pennsylvania Region
701 Centre Ave., Reading, PA 19601, US
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.
The American Red Cross exists to provide compassionate care to those in need. Our network of generous donors, volunteers and employees share a mission of preventing and relieving suffering, here at home and around the world, through five key service areas: Disaster Relief Supporting America's Military Families Collect lifesaving blood Health and Safety International Services
We'll work with your schedule.
Wayne CountyHonesdale, PA18431
February 26, 2021
Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
Availability and flexibility for at least 4-6 hours per week