How Churches Can Help

  • Provide Training Facilities. Some of the courses we provide include:
    • GCDA Basic Orientation & Disaster Relief Shepherd Training
    • American Heart Association First Aid/CPR/AED ($65 per person)
    • Stop the Bleed
    • Civilian Response to Active Shooter Evens (CRASE)
    • Preparedness Peace (6 weeks) (Cost: $40 per person)
  • Provide Point of Distribution (POD) Facilities
  • Provide Staging Areas
  • Provide Shelter Facilities

How Individuals Can Help

  • Disaster Relief Coordinator – oversees volunteers for their church
  • Disaster Relief Shepherd – adopts a survivor or family to help them recover from disaster
  • Project Manager – oversees individual projects such as house fires, etc.
  • General Volunteer – administration, donations organization/distribution, clean up/muck out
  • Prayer Warriors
  • Call Center Attendants
  • Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) Interviewers – lead survivors through a psychological triage interview.
  • Shelter Volunteers