In partnership with the American Red Cross, an emergency call to action for disaster mental health volunteers was issued to ACA members in the Rockford, Illinois area on July 31, 2017.
ACA members who are certified as Red Cross Disaster Mental Health Volunteers are needed to assist those displaced by flooding in the Rockford, Illinois area. Deployment is for two weeks and needs to begin by August 5. Only professional counselors certified by the American Red Cross as a Disaster Mental Health Volunteer are requested and eligible.
If you are certified as an ARC DMH volunteer and able to be deployed for two weeks to the Rockford, Illinois area by August 5, please contact your assigned ARC chapter or Kaleen Wright at (312) 288-9991 or firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information.
If you are not a certified Red Cross Disaster Mental Health Volunteer and would like to become one, please contact your local ARC chapter. Click here to find contact information.