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Emergency Services Volunteers
March 15 - April 20
When emergency events happen Red Cross Emergency Service Volunteers help the local community. Local volunteers sometimes help support other communities throughout the state and at times interstate when an emergency occurs.
Emergency Services information sessions
To find out more, come along to one of the following information sessions:
Thursday 26 April at 7pm – San Remo CFA Fire Station, 69 Genista St
Friday 27 April at 7pm – Foster CFA Fire Station, 75 Main St
Sunday 29th April at 2pm – Leongatha CFA Fire Station, 93 Bair St
RSVP to Graeme Lowe mob 0439 300 516 or toll free 1800 232 969 or express your interest online at www.redcross.org.au/volunteerregister
Some things that Red Cross Emergency Services volunteers might do are:
· speaking and informing groups and individuals about how to prepare for a disaster
· registering displaced evacuees
· provide practical and emotional support during a disaster
· door to door visits in affected communities after a disaster to check how people are coping.