Call for VEMA Volunteers – Recruitment Session

Are you calm under pressure? Want to assist your community in an emergency? Volunteer with the Victoria Emergency Management Agency (VEMA), the City of Victoria’s resource for helping our community to be “emergency prepared”. We’re looking for members to join these four teams: Evacuee Assistance, Auxiliary Communications, Urban Search and Rescue, and Emergency Operations Centre. Free training is provided. Volunteers must be 19 years of age or older and undergo an annual criminal record check. Learn more at our Volunteer Recruitment Session on Monday, November 26, 2012, from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. at the Oaklands Community Centre, 2827 Belmont Avenue. Free. Register by email at vema@victoria.ca or call 250.920.3373. www.PrepareVictoria.ca