Canadian Red Cross

Site: Durham Region Branch

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-723-2933
Toll Free Phone 1-866-723-2933
Crisis Phone Disaster Pager 1-888-316-5633
Fax 905-723-9023
Located In Community Oshawa
Address 585 Wentworth St E, Unit 40
Oshawa, ON L1H 3V8
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Intersection Wentworth St east of Wilson Rd and west of Farewell Rd
Contact Information
Primary Contact Gayle Krull, Community Services Assistant/Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: ext 7231209; Email:
Description & Services
Description (Service) Disaster Management 
Emergency and disaster relief * provision of basic needs (food, shelter, clothing and other personal needs) to full shelter management * Personal Disaster Assistance Team provides basic and immediate needs, up to a 72 hour period, to those directly affected by a personal disaster (eg. house fire, gas leak or a serious motor vehicle crash) * prepare, train and equip volunteers to respond to disaster  
First Aid Training 
Training to deal with any emergency situation with confidence * courses available in Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automatic External Defibrilator (AED) instruction 
Babysitter Training 
Designed for youth 11 years and up * course covers the responsibilities of a babysitter, safety tips for children of all ages * basic child care skills, and what to do in case of an emergency 
Humanitarian Issues Programs & Youth Action Committee 
Youth oriented programs * generate a positive climate for public policy * promotion of humanitarian values and law
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Durham Region ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough
Eligibility 18 years and over to be a volunteer
Application Visit website
Languages English
Fees Program
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Assistive Technology Equipment Rental ; Bullying Prevention ; Dating Violence Prevention ; Disaster Equipment and Supplies ; Disaster Recovery Services ; Disaster Related Shelter Services ; Disaster Relief/Recovery Organizations ; Disaster Response Services ; Disaster Survivor Inquiries ; First Aid Instruction ; Medical Equipment/Assistive Technology Donation Programs ; Missing Persons Location Assistance ; Mobility Aids ; Sexual Harassment Prevention ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Prevention ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Human/Social Services Issues ; Volunteer Opportunities

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