Red Cross offers course for volunteers |

Red Cross offers course for volunteers

The Western Nevada County Chapter of the American Red Cross is providing a class called Family Services: Providing Emergency Assistance, Saturday, Jan. 11, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The class provides the background and skills required to be a Red Cross disaster volunteer and deliver emergency assistance to clients during disasters. This class addresses one of the many areas through which American Red Cross disaster volunteers can serve.

The prerequisite course, Introduction to Disaster Services, is available for home study and can be picked up at the Chapter House at 144 Hughes Road. Training is free of charge.

Anyone interested in becoming a Red Cross disaster volunteer should call 272-3265 for information and preregistration

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grass Valley and Nevada County make The Union’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User