Emergency Response Volunteers

  • VO73218


Description

We are looking for people who would be willing to help in an emergency to provide support to their local community by clearing away snow, delivering and putting in sandbags, maybe taking messages and working with the resilient community.

To be able to help in incidents of flooding, snow, heat waves etc ensuring that the general public are kept safe by supporting the emergency services.

Organisation aims and objectives

Our aim is to assist the emergency services by responding to an incident in a effective and efficient way. This may be shovelling snow, putting sandbags in place, providing tea/coffee, checking to make sure people are alright, taking messages, comforting people and working under the Police, Rescue Services and the Social Work Dept.

Restrictions

Experience required: No skills required, training will be given.
Travel details: Borders wide

Support

Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 4 months ago