Emergency Management Volunteering

Emergency Management is responsible for the organization, administration, and operation of the emergency management activities, servic​es, and programs before, during, and after a disaster. Disasters and hazards can include severe weather, disease, and critical infrastructure disruption. Volunteers are critical in times of disasters and everyday functions of Emergency Management as they prepare and prevent such events.

Eligibility Requirments

Eligibility Requirements​ 

  • Background and fingerprint screening
  • Professional environment dress code
  • 18+ years old
Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

l here  Volunteers for Alachua County Emergency Management assist in maintaining the operational readiness of the Emergency Operations Center, facilitating trainings and exercises, and the development of plans in support of the prevention of, protection against, response to, recovery from, and mitigation against incidents. Volunteers provide staffing assistance during activations as needed. Volunteering opportunities include project-specific volunteers and amateur radio operators.

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For further information, contact acem@alachuacounty.us​