RedRover Responders workshop – Irving, TX

by Kristen

When:
April 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
2019-04-20T09:00:00-05:00
2019-04-20T13:00:00-05:00
Where:
Irving Animal Care Campus
4140 Valley View Lane Irving
TX 75038
Cost:
$45
Contact:

The RedRover Responders volunteer corps are the backbone of efforts to provide lifesaving care and sheltering for animal victims of natural disasters, puppy mills, hoarding, and other cases of cruelty and neglect. We welcome volunteers at all levels of experience, from a casual pet-lover to an experienced rescuer or animal care professional.

The training program consists of attending a four hour in-person workshop and completing IS-100c, an online FEMA class.

Facilitated by an experienced RedRover Responders volunteer, the workshop helps you understand what it’s like to deploy with RedRover to a disaster or animal cruelty case. Group work and exercises will guide pre-deployment decision-making and packing, solidify understanding of key Standard Operating Guidelines, and prepare you for the realities of response.