Lake Country & Peachland Volunteers Needed

(Emergency Support Services Central Okanagan, Provincial Emergency Program)

Position ID: V-KNA0074 Last Modified: 28 Jan 2019 Last Full Update: 28 Jan 2019
Opportunity Details
For More InformationCatherine Williams, ESS Director, Emergency Support Services; Phone: 250.215.1789; Email: eoc.ess@kelowna.ca
Websitewww.regionaldistrict.com/your-services/emergency-plan/emergency-support-services
DescriptionThe RDCO Emergency Support Services team relies on volunteers whose aid is invaluable when an emergency arises in the Central Okanagan. ESS provides short-term assistance to those who are forced to leave their homes because of fire, floods, earthquakes or other emergencies. Volunteers are needed in both Lake Country and Peachland to serve their communities in times of disaster whether it’s one individual or thousands affected, by assisting in providing food, clothing, lodging & family reunification.
BenefitsBy giving of your talents and time, you can help your neighbours begin to recover following a local disaster. Monthly meetings with speakers, training and exercises will keep you up to date with the skills needed to be an ESS volunteer.
Minimum Age of Volunteer19 year(s) and up
Police CheckRequired
Areas of InterestDisaster Relief Assistance ; Emergency Housing ; Evacuation Center/Shelter Assistance ; General helper ; Greeter ; Safety/Disaster Education
Agency Details
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Organization NameEmergency Support Services Central Okanagan, Provincial Emergency Program
Address & Map
2255 Enterprise Way
Kelowna, BC V1Y 8B8
 
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Office Phone250.215.1789
E-Maileoc.ess@kelowna.ca
Websitewww.regionaldistrict.com/your-services/emergency-plan/emergency-support-services.aspx