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Disaster Response and Public Safety (Volunteer)

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ORGANIZATION: LAIT911 Fire Corp

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At LAIT911, we're dedicated to providing timely safety information and hands-on support to help the residents of Los Angeles handle daily emergencies. Our work is powered by the commitment of our volunteers. We invite you to join us by contributing 5-10 hours per month to make a substantial difference in our community.

We offer a range of volunteer roles suitable for individuals both in and outside of Los Angeles. Role responsibilities may include:

  • Monitoring and Alerting: Sending out emergency alerts and providing updates on active incidents such as wildfires, shootings, or major traffic collisions.
  • Public Liaison: Acting as a connector between first responders, government agencies, and the public.
  • Event Participation: Promoting public safety and disaster preparedness at in-person events and through creating educational content.
  • Emergency Response: Providing on-site assistance at disaster scenes, requiring physical fitness and specific training.
  • Medical Support: Offering medical care and first aid at large-scale public events.
  • Government Collaboration: Engaging with local government to enhance public safety measures.

Benefits:

  • Impact: Make a significant impact on the lives of hundreds of thousands of Angelinos.
  • Community: Work alongside a team of like-minded volunteers.
  • Training & Certifications: Gain access to comprehensive training programs, including FEMA certifications.
  • Continuous Education: Benefit from educational resources such as MasterClass and various training courses.
  • Recognition: Eligibility for national awards and volunteer support benefits.
  • Exclusive Access: Enjoy first-responder-specific services and technologies.

Requirements:

  • Willing to donate 5-15 hours per month.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with the public, government agencies, and team members.
  • Basic computer skills are necessary for roles; reliable access to a computer and stable internet connection for remote positions.
  • Certain roles may require physical fitness and the ability to respond to emergency scenes.
  • Must have a clean driving record for roles involving deployment.
  • Strong commitment, ability to work independently as well as part of a team, and flexible schedule

  • No prior formal education in disaster management required; willingness to undergo provided training for specific roles but basic understanding of fire and police terminology is helpful.
  • Prior experience in medical assistance, event management, or government relations is a plus but not required.
  • Interest in public safety, emergency preparedness, and disaster response.

Join us in our mission to prepare and support our community in times of need!

More opportunities with LAIT911 Fire Corp

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About LAIT911 Fire Corp

Location:

PO BOX 721, NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA 91603, US

Mission Statement

At LAIT911, our mission is to mitigate the damages caused by disasters and improve the resilience of communities through education, outreach, and emergency response. We believe that through these efforts, we can make a real difference in the lives of those affected by disasters and create a safer and more prepared world for all.

Description

At LAIT911, our mission is to mitigate the damages caused by disasters and improve the resilience of communities through education, outreach, and emergency response. We believe that through these efforts, we can make a real difference in the lives of those affected by disasters and create a safer and more prepared world for all.

CAUSE AREAS

Disaster Relief
Disaster Relief

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations North Hollywood, CA 91601

(34.16588,-118.36372)
 

SKILLS

  • Disaster Cleanup
  • Disaster Relief Call Center
  • Safety & Disaster Education
  • Search & Rescue
  • Disaster Response

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5-15 hours per week

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