Disaster Response! Volunteer in a Shelter Center after a tragedy-SW Virginia - Carroll Co.
ORGANIZATION: AMERICAN RED CROSS
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Shelter (SH) Service Associate (SA) is a temporary position assigned to work in person in a Red Cross shelter before, during and/or after a disaster event. Shelter Service Associates complete tasks necessary for shelter operations and interacts with clients to ensure their needs are met. Shelter Service Associates support the day-to-day activities within a shelter, which can include working in reception, registration, feeding, dormitory, information, or other areas within a shelter.
Responsibilities vary depending on assignment.
Regional deployment and response will vary in length of assignment by Disaster Relief Operation.
Shifts typically span ten - twelve hours.
National deployment typically requires a two-week commitment.
About AMERICAN RED CROSS
2825 Emerywood Parkway, Richmond, VA 23294, 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, 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.
Multiple locations Hillsville, VA 24343
August 4, 2022
- Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
- Disaster Response
- Case Work / Management
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Regional deployment and response will vary in length of assignment by Disaster Relief Operation. Shifts typically span ten - twelve hours. National deployment typically requires a two-week commitment