Emergency Volunteer

(United Way of Peterborough & District, Emergency Volunteer Registry)

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Position ID: V-PET0366 Last Modified: 15 Dec 2015 Last Full Update: 15 Dec 2015
Opportunity Details
ContactMatthew Martin, Community Impact Facilitator, United Way of Peterborough & District, Emergency Volunteer Registry; Fax: 705-742-9186; Email: volunteer@uwpeterborough.ca
* Be pre-registered to assist with numerous tasks in the event of a large scale community disaster, emergency, or pandemic. 
* Every type of skill and ability will potentially be needed - from tree cutting and clearing to sand bagging to serving food to assisting large numbers of people living in emergency shelters. * Volunteers always have the right to refuse an assignment at the time they are contacted.  
* The need may be overwhelming - pre-register today to be ready to help in the future!
More Info Linkwww.uwpeterborough.ca
BenefitsKnowing that you've helped others in your community in times of overwhelming need.
ClientsVolunteers will be supervised by competent staff from registered agencies who have expertise in the emergency at hand.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Areas of InterestEmergency & Response ; Food Services / Nutrition ; General Manpower / Physical Labour ; General Trade-Related ; Office Administration ; Security / Parking / Traffic
Skills/ExperienceAll types of professional, practical, trade, and domestic skills will potentially be needed. WANTED! PEOPLE LIKE YOU!
Dates and TimesIf and when the need arises - volunteers will choose the days and times they are available to serve.
SeasonsVolunteers will only be called to help if and when disaster strikes.
LocationPeterborough County
Number of PositionsPeterborough: 999 individual(s) ; Peterborough (County of): 999 individual(s) 
1098 individual(s) needed in total.
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsArrangements to acquire your Police Record Check (PRC) will be explained during the intake interview. Volunteers will not be required to pay for the PRC.
Agency Details
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Organization NameUnited Way of Peterborough & District, Emergency Volunteer Registry
Office Phone705-742-8839
Address & Map
277 Stewart St, Ground Flr
Peterborough, ON K9J 3M8