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Volunteer from Home: Join our Recovery Casework Team and help families find hope after disasters

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American Red Cross Pacific Coast Chapter, CA


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Published 22 days ago

Recurring
A few hours per week

PLACEMENT PURPOSE 

Support the disaster recovery of individuals, families, and communities through the activities of Casework and Recovery Planning following a natural disaster, such as a home fire.  

 

TIME COMMITMENT 

Flexible hours, work from home, or your local Red Cross Office 

 

REQUIRED TRAINING ( all training is online and provided by the American Red Cross) 

* Disaster Cycle Services: An Overview 

* Recovery Services: An Overview 

* Casework and Recovery Planning Fundamentals 

* Direct Client Assistance Fundamentals 

* Meet the Client: What is a Family? 

PLACEMENT PURPOSE 

Support the disaster recovery of individuals, families, and communities through the activities of Casework and Recovery Planning following a natural disaster, such as a home fire.  

 

TIME COMMITMENT 

Flexible hours, work…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location

Location

225 Prado Road, Suite A, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

How to Apply

Volunteer Application Guide

How to become a Red Cross Volunteer

STEP 1 - CREATE A RED CROSS ID

Go to www.redcross.org/volunteer

Click "Find My Volunteer Opportunity”

Recommended: Take the Volunteer Role Finder Quiz Click on "Apply Now" and browse volunteer opportunities Complete the required fields to create your Red Cross ID

               2 - CONFIRM YOUR ACCOUNT

Fill in your contact information and click "Continue to Verify Contact Info" at the bottom of the page.

Choose how you would like to receive your confirmation code: via text or email and click "Send Me the Code".

   3 - POLICY AGREEMENT

Click on each of the four links to the documents to read and agree to Red Cross Policies.

After you complete this step, click the red “Continue to Background Check” button.

 4 - BACKGROUND CHECK

Upload a picture of your valid ID by clicking on the link to upload and select the file from your device. Click the red “Continue to Background Check” button.

Check and click on the links to read the required consent form. Click the red “Authorize Background Check” button.

Enter your Social Security Number in the box that appears, then click "Finish". You will then be brought to the home screen.

  

Once you finish your application, you will be contacted for a “Get to Know You” Interview.

Have Questions?

Contact us at jennifer.samaritan@redcross.org or Or call Jen at 805.350.8364

Volunteer Application Guide

How to become a Red Cross Volunteer

STEP 1 - CREATE A RED CROSS ID

Go to www.redcross.org/volunteer

Click "Find My Volunteer Opportunity”

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