The arrival of unexpected volunteers will interfere with response efforts
STAY SAFE by volunteering with a reputable agency
Volunteers will be needed most during the long-term recovery phase, which will last month/years
For a list of agencies that respond to disasters in Colorado and information on volunteer needs for recovery, go to:www.ColoradoVOAD.org
You can also enter your information HERE to receive periodic updates on disaster response and recovery volunteer opportuities in Colorado
Please affiliate with a relief agency (ideally before a disaster strikes!) to ensure you have the needed training and guidance to most effectively help thoase affected by disasters
HelpColoradoNow.org website was created in partnership between Colorado Voluntary Organizations Active on Disaster (COVOAD) and the Donation and Volunteer Coordination Team (DVCT), in cooperation with Colorado's Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (DHSEM). This website aims to provide guidance to the public on how to best help communities recover following a disaster.
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