DISASTER RESPONSE TEAM
During emergencies, United Way of
Indian River County serves as a volunteer reception center in the coordination of Spontaneous Unaffiliated Volunteers and help support the relief effort of ESF#15 (volunteers and donations), under the direction of IRC Emergency Management.
Reception Center Roles Include:
- Data Entry
- Safety Training
- Phone Bank
A Spontaneous Unaffiliated Volunteer or SUV is a person that has not received formal disaster response training from any state organization or any Agency active in a disaster.
- Volunteers must be over 18
- Is Outdoors
(Inclement Weather Plan: Indoors in inclement weather)
- Is Wheelchair Accessible
- Wear shoes not sandals, bring sunscreen, bottled water
PRE-REGISTER & SAVE TIME
For more information about joining the Disaster Response Reception Team, Please contact Stacy Benezra at (772) 567-8900 or Stacy.Benezra@UnitedWayIRC.org or fill out the volunteer application by clicking the link below.