American Red Cross: Turn Compassion into Action

August 14, 2020

American Red Cross

Turn Compassion Into Action!

Become a Red Cross Volunteer Today!

Be ready to help your local community! Due to predictions for an active hurricane and the complexities of COVID-19, the Red Cross will need hundreds of Louisiana volunteers to care for people when disasters strike. Train now to be a Ready Red Cross Shelter Volunteer so you can answer the call when your community needs it most! Preferred commitment: 5 shelter shifts within 2 weeks. Will you be ready to roll up your sleeves and help?

Here Are Our Most-Needed Volunteer Opportunities in Your Community: 

Sheltering Team Member Shelter Team Supervisor Disaster Health Services Disaster Health Services Supervisor
Support emergency shelters by staffing different areas including reception, registration, feeding, dormitory, information collection and other vital tasks. Help lead a team of shelter workers. Shelter Supervisors support the daily activities & volunteers in a shelter. Previous supervisory experience desired.  Team Member Licensed health care professionals assist with activities of daily living, providing health education & help to replace medications.  Lead a team of Disaster Health Services responders to provide health services care to shelter clients. Must have active, current and unencumbered license. 
To learn more, visit or contact: 

Katelyn Stewart, Volunteer Recruiter or (225) 315-7738
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