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Opportunity Details

Adult Education
Families, Homeless, Low-income communities, Other, Community at large, Disaster Survivor, Children & Youth
Administrative Support/Clerical,Collecting, Sorting & Packaging,Consulting & Professional Services,Event Organizing,Food Preparation & Meal Services,Public Relations/Marketing,Disaster Services,Other,Hotline/Information Center Support

Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+, Court Ordered Volunteer - Allowed

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

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Volunteers needed through 12/31/2020

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1398 Ridgewood Dr
Chico, CA 95973