Disaster Action Team training is March 25
WAYNESVILLE — The American Red Cross serving Haywood and Jackson counties has volunteer positions open on its Disaster Action Team, which helps neighbors during times of emergency.
Volunteers are on-call to respond to community members affected by house fires by providing comfort, hope and resources when needed the most. This is a critical role and a meaningful way to serve the community.
This position requires volunteers to have personal transportation and access to a computer. Red Cross provides classroom and online training and will be hosting introductory training at the following locations:
— Saturday, March 25, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at theWaynesville Branch Library, 678 S. Haywood St.
— Saturday, April 22, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Jackson County Public Library, 310 Keener St., Sylva
A completed volunteer application is required to participate. For more information and to apply, visit hwww.redcross.org/volunteer or contact Alison Gibbons at Alison.firstname.lastname@example.org or 333-9296.