Community Emergency Response Teams are trained to help in the
event of a disaster. Training
includes basic search a
nd rescue, first aid, and fire safety.
Trained weather spotters who assist
the National Weather Service by providing observations of severe weather conditions.
|Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management
The Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management is looking
for a pool of volunteers to assist as needed during emergencies.
|THE FOODBANK INC.
A non-profit food pantry
serving the Miami
|UNITED WAY OF THE GREATER DAYTON AREA
A non-profit organization that
offers funding and support to local
organizations in an effort to better
deliver services to those in need.
| FEMA INDEPENDENT STUDY COURSES
Courses offered to both emergency response
personnel and the public on a variety of
emergency response topics.
These topics range from basic
incident command structure to
caring for livestock during a disaster,
to volunteer management.
ICS 100 and 200 are good basic courses.
The amateur radio network for Montgomery County.
Amateur radio operators are sometimes asked to
help relay information during disasters,
especially if other means of
communications are compromised.
|DAYTON AREA RED CROSS
The Red Cross has a variety
to be deployed to a disaster.
There are also local
volunteer and training opportunities.
Ohio's online system for managing
public health and medical
volunteers, including the
Ohio Medical Reserve Corps and
Ohio Citizen Corps programs.