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Magalia Community Church's Resource & Recovery Center

The Magalia Community Church's Resource & Recovery Center is open to the public Tues, Wed, Thurs & Sat from 11 to 3. Volunteers should come in around 10:00 A.M. so we can get them signed in and shadowing with an experienced worker. On Monday and Fri we are stocking shelves and unloading trucks so volunteers are needed here from 10 to 4.

Magalia, CA

Through 9/30/20

Tehama Together Volunteer

Tehama Together Volunteers may agree to: Assist with setting-up and taking-down event equipment Participate in staffing for event informational booths Help with simple office tasks Participate in Tehama Together committees Prepare notes from Tehama Together program meetings Network eith other community based organizations on behalf of Tehama Together Recruit additional volunteers Run errands Solicit donations on behalf of Tehama Together Share their support of Tehama Together with friends and associates Tehama Together Volunteers are expected to: Attend quarterly volunteer meetings tentatively scheduled for 10:00 am on August 20, 2020, November 19, 2020, February 18, 2021 and May 20, 2012 Volunteer at least once each quarter When appropriate, provide Tehama Together with assistance using any special skills such as photography, graphics, food preparation, editing, etc. Tehama Together will provide Volunteers with: Tehama Together Tee-Shirts Volunteer badges Recognition for accomplishments Consideration for election to Board of Directors For additional information: Tehama Together, Inc. 332 Pine Street, Suite M, Red Bluff, CA 96080 www.tehamatogether.org tehamatogether@gmail.com Volunteers Coordinators: Patricia Phillips and Fran Gardner

Red Bluff, CA

Through 12/31/20

Emergency Volunteer Center Corps

Please sign-up if you are interested in learning more about Caring Choices Disaster and Emergency Services Program. In the event of an emergency or disaster, Caring Choices Emergency Volunteer Corps will set-up, manage and operate the Emergency Volunteer Center (EVC). The purpose of an Emergency Volunteers Center is to provide a central location to interview, screen, register, and refer potential volunteers to agencies involved with disaster response efforts. If you are interested in being trained to work in the EVC and/or disaster drills and other disaster-related activities, please sign up below. You will then be notified of the next Emergency Volunteer training. After attending this training, you will then become a member of Caring Choices Emergency Volunteer Corps and able to respond with Caring Choices in disasters. A confirmation to this initial registration will be sent to you via email, so please be sure your volunteer profile is up-to-date and complete. The following are ways that the Emergency Volunteer Corps member may help Caring Choices: Emergency Volunteer Corps Members: Before Disaster Train to be a part of the EVC leadership structure Complete written plans as needed Learn to use Caring Choices web-based technology to process new agencies in need of disaster volunteers Organize and update "Go Boxes" for each EVC function Help train new volunteers Participate with the EVC in local disaster simulation exercises Meet with community agencies to learn about their potential disaster volunteer needs before disaster strikes Emergency Volunteer Corps Members: During Disaster Work with EVC leadership to open and set-up the Emergency Volunteer Center Staff the EVC Cross train and learn to volunteer at each if the EVC stations Train new volunteers to work at the EVC Provide expertise for the technological aspects of the EVC including disaster volunteer matching via Caring Choices website Emergency Volunteer Corps Members: After Disaster Shut down EVC operations Inventory, restock, and reorganize EVC supplies Participate in post-disaster debriefings Help report agency disaster service results to various community groups Help thank community volunteers Help non-referred volunteers connect with an agency in order to prepare for the next disaster

Chico, CA

Through 12/31/20

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EMERGENCY VOLUNTEER CENTER

In periods of disaster, Caring Choices works with its public and private community partner agencies deploying volunteers to other agencies. In addition, volunteers assist the center with communications, donation management, tracking resources, and general administration.

Volunteering is a valuable part of every healthy community. Volunteers come from all segments of society and often provide essential services. Everyone has the potential to contribute strength and resources in times of emergency. There are valuable and appropriate roles for unaffiliated spontaneous volunteers in mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery.

 

 

 

FREE HIV TESTING

Caring Choices Partners with Stonewall Alliance Center and Home and Healthcare Management to offer free HIV testing in Butte County. Free confidential testing is offered every Tuesday from 9:00 am -1:00 pm. at our Chico home office and Saturdays at Stonewall Alliance Center. 

 

 

 

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DISASTER CASE MANAGEMENT 

Caring Choices is committed to providing services to Camp Fire survivors in and outside Butte County. In partnership with the Camp Fire Long Term Recovery Group and North Valley Community Foundation, Caring Choices is able to provide disaster case management services to survivors by way of Butte 211. If you are in need of disaster case management, information and an online application is available at https://211campfire.org/

 

 

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  FOOD BANK

   Caring Choices operates a donation-based food pantry. Located in our Chico and Redding offices we are always accepting donations of canned and nonperishable goods. Please inspect items to ensure they are not expired before dropping off. 

 

 

 

 

 

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Search our database and connect with an organization in your area. There are valuable and appropriate roles for unaffiliated spontaneous volunteers in mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery

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1398 Ridgewood Dr
Chico, CA 95973