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Teach Youth or Adult Disaster Preparedness - Red Cross

Help communities be prepared for disasters. We need volunteers to teach our preparedness courses to youth and adults.  It’s a great way to show the services provided by the Red Cross and engage with your community.  Presentations are taught in groups. Added benefit – if you’re looking for an opportunity to help with your teaching skills or presentation skills, this is a great opportunity for you!

Prepare with PedroPrepare with Pedro is a 30- to 45-minute preparedness education program for grades K-2 that teaches students how to BE PREPARED and TAKE ACTION for either home fires or a local hazard.  The course if offered in English and in Spanish.

Pillowcase ProjectThe Pillowcase Project is a preparedness education program for grades 3-5 that teaches students about personal and family preparedness and safety skills, local hazards, and basic coping skills.

Community Preparedness Education Program - Teaching the community simple steps in advance to ensure they can weather a crisis safely and comfortably.  These courses can include preparedness information for home fires, hands-only CPR, and disaster readiness, to name a few.

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Time Expectations: Two presentations a month

COVID-19 Safety
Safety first! Those with unconfirmed vaccinations must wear a mask for all in-person work. Masks must also be worn at all shelters.

Thank you for your interest in serving the American Red Cross!

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Public Safety, Children & Youth
Mentoring/Youth Development,Tutoring

Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+

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