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Heros Needed Training

American Red Cross Kentucky Region disaster volunteers are trained to respond to all types of disasters and "Heros Needed" is a great opportunity for new volunteers with no disaster training to become Red Cross "Heros" in just a few days. You will receive basic skills to become a disaster responder in Sheltering or Health Services and learn more about Red Cross.

* Must reside in Kentucky. Sheltering requires 14 day deployment; Health Services 10 day deployment minimums.

To register or learn more:

Visit www.redcross.org/volunteernow

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About American Red Cross

Location:

520 E Chestnut St, Louisville, KY 40202, 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.

Description

The American Red Cross, through its strong network of volunteers, donors and partners, is always there in times of need. We aspire to turn compassion into action so that...

...all people affected by disaster across the country and around the world receive care, shelter and hope;

...our communities are ready and prepared for disasters;

...everyone in our country has access to safe, lifesaving blood and blood products;

...all members of our armed services and their families find support and comfort whenever needed; and

...in an emergency, there are always trained individuals nearby, ready to use their Red Cross skills to save lives.

Children & Youth
Community
Crisis Support

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Varies based on event locationLouisville, KY 40214

(38.14595,-85.77692)
 

SKILLS

  • EMT
  • Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
  • Safety & Disaster Education
  • Disaster Response
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Crisis Counseling

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible

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