|Interested in Volunteering with the Cowichan Valley Emergency Program? Check out our Volunteer Engagement Plan and the opportunities outlined below.|
|Level 1 - Volunteer Opportunities|
|Emergency Preparedness||Local Emergency Response Neighbourhoods (LERN)|
||Personal Preparedness is the foundation! Get prepared for your peace of mind!
Want a presentation? Email or call 250.746.2560.
||Learn to help yourself and help others so that no one is alone during emergencies or disasters!
Free courses available!
|Level 2 & 3 - Volunteer Opportunities|
| Emergency Communications Team
|Do you have your Amateur Radio Licence? Want to provide emergency communications to your community?
Check out our Emergency Communications Team!
|Emergency Social Services||Community Recovery|
|Are you interested in working with people in crisis? Emergency Social Services workers listen, provide emotional support and where needed provide referrals to resources such as food, clothing and lodging.||Are you interested in working more long-term with people impacted by a disaster? Community Recovery workers listen, provide emotional support and connect people with community resources to help them rebuild their lives.|
|Search and Rescue||Fire Rescue|
|Do you enjoy tramping in the woods? Are you a bit of a detective? Join Search and Rescue and help to find the lost or search for evidence under RCMP direction.||Always dreamed about becoming a firefighter? You can make your dream a reality by joining one of 18 Fire Rescue in the region.|