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Hurricane Harvey - Message from the Red Cross

Wednesday, August 30, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Karen Hardin
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Health & Mental Health Volunteers Needed

Are you a Health or Mental Health Professional?

Are you interested in deploying with the Red Cross to support those impacted by Hurricane Harvey?

The American Red Cross has activated the Direct Deployment process to recruit new DMH  (Disaster Mental Health) and DHS (Disaster Health Services) volunteers who are not already Red Crossers. Volunteer recruitment information for health and mental health professionals can be found at http://www.redcross.org/hurricane-harvey-health-professionals. The link will provide you with a 3 step process to get started.


Please note that the website link for signing up has been seeing much more activity than normal, so please don’t worry if the site is down when you initially attempt to sign up. If you have trouble completing the 3 steps online 3 steps, feel free to contact the American Red Cross Central Ohio Chapter at 614-253-2740 ext. 2402 to speak with Emily Aloto, Recovery Manager, American Red Cross, Ohio Buckeye Region.


For more information, click here to download a volunteer recruitment flyer.