Red Cross: International collective of humanitarian organizations led by volunteers and guided by its Congressional Charter and the Fundamental Principles of the International Red Cross Movement, to provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies.Hospitals, County: Hospitals controlled by the county government.Blood Banks: Centers for collecting, characterizing and storing human blood.Relief Work: Assistance, such as money, food, or shelter, given to the needy, aged, or victims of disaster. It is usually granted on a temporary basis. (From The American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed)Hospitals, Packaged: Hospital equipment and supplies, packaged for long-term storage, sufficient to set up a general hospital in an emergency situation. They are also called Packaged Disaster Hospitals and formerly Civil Defense Emergency Hospitals.Literature, ModernVolunteers: Persons who donate their services.Blood DonorsHospitals, Pediatric: Special hospitals which provide care for ill children.War: Hostile conflict between organized groups of people.Rabies Vaccines: Vaccines or candidate vaccines used to prevent and treat RABIES. The inactivated virus vaccine is used for preexposure immunization to persons at high risk of exposure, and in conjunction with rabies immunoglobulin, for postexposure prophylaxis.Disasters: Calamities producing great damage, loss of life, and distress. They include results of natural phenomena and man-made phenomena. Normal conditions of existence are disrupted and the level of impact exceeds the capacity of the hazard-affected community.South Africa: A republic in southern Africa, the southernmost part of Africa. It has three capitals: Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town (legislative), and Bloemfontein (judicial). Officially the Republic of South Africa since 1960, it was called the Union of South Africa 1910-1960.Injections, Intradermal: The forcing into the skin of liquid medication, nutrient, or other fluid through a hollow needle, piercing the top skin layer.Blood Transfusion: The introduction of whole blood or blood component directly into the blood stream. (Dorland, 27th ed)First Aid: Emergency care or treatment given to a person who suddenly becomes ill or injured before full medical services become available.Disaster Planning: Procedures outlined for the care of casualties and the maintenance of services in disasters.Cyclonic Storms: Non-frontal low-pressure systems over tropical or sub-tropical waters with organized convection and definite pattern of surface wind circulation.FloridaVictoria: A state in southeastern Australia, the southernmost state. Its capital is Melbourne. It was discovered in 1770 by Captain Cook and first settled by immigrants from Tasmania. In 1851 it was separated from New South Wales as a separate colony. Self-government was introduced in 1851; it became a state in 1901. It was named for Queen Victoria in 1851. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1295 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, p574)New Zealand: A group of islands in the southwest Pacific. Its capital is Wellington. It was discovered by the Dutch explorer Abel Tasman in 1642 and circumnavigated by Cook in 1769. Colonized in 1840 by the New Zealand Company, it became a British crown colony in 1840 until 1907 when colonial status was terminated. New Zealand is a partly anglicized form of the original Dutch name Nieuw Zeeland, new sea land, possibly with reference to the Dutch province of Zeeland. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p842 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p378)Empathy: An individual's objective and insightful awareness of the feelings and behavior of another person. It should be distinguished from sympathy, which is usually nonobjective and noncritical. It includes caring, which is the demonstration of an awareness of and a concern for the good of others. (From Bioethics Thesaurus, 1992)Transportation: The means of moving persons, animals, goods, or materials from one place to another.LouisianaRhode IslandFloods: Sudden onset water phenomena with different speed of occurrence. These include flash floods, seasonal river floods, and coastal floods, associated with CYCLONIC STORMS; TIDALWAVES; and storm surges.Foxes: Any of several carnivores in the family CANIDAE, that possess erect ears and long bushy tails and are smaller than WOLVES. They are classified in several genera and found on all continents except Antarctica.ConnecticutMissouriSuperstitions: A belief or practice which lacks adequate basis for proof; an embodiment of fear of the unknown, magic, and ignorance.Holidays: Days commemorating events. Holidays also include vacation periods.Health Facilities: Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.After-Hours Care: Medical care provided after the regular practice schedule of the physicians. Usually it is designed to deliver 24-hour-a-day and 365-day-a-year patient care coverage for emergencies, triage, pediatric care, or hospice care.Firearms: Small-arms weapons, including handguns, pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns, etc.Prince Edward Island: An island in the Gulf of St. Lawrence constituting a province of Canada in the eastern part of the country. It is very irregular in shape with many deep inlets. Its capital is Charlottetown. Discovered by the French in 1534 and originally named Ile Saint-Jean, it was renamed in 1799 in honor of Prince Edward, fourth son of George III and future father of Queen Victoria. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p981 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p433)Food: Any substances taken in by the body that provide nourishment.Los AngelesArchivesDystonic Disorders: Acquired and inherited conditions that feature DYSTONIA as a primary manifestation of disease. These disorders are generally divided into generalized dystonias (e.g., dystonia musculorum deformans) and focal dystonias (e.g., writer's cramp). They are also classified by patterns of inheritance and by age of onset.Narration: The act, process, or an instance of narrating, i.e., telling a story. In the context of MEDICINE or ETHICS, narration includes relating the particular and the personal in the life story of an individual.Writing: The act or practice of literary composition, the occupation of writer, or producing or engaging in literary work as a profession.Photography: Method of making images on a sensitized surface by exposure to light or other radiant energy.Newspapers: Publications printed and distributed daily, weekly, or at some other regular and usually short interval, containing news, articles of opinion (as editorials and letters), features, advertising, and announcements of current interest. (Webster's 3d ed)Compensation and Redress: Payment, or other means of making amends, for a wrong or injury.Heart Murmurs: Heart sounds caused by vibrations resulting from the flow of blood through the heart. Heart murmurs can be examined by HEART AUSCULTATION, and analyzed by their intensity (6 grades), duration, timing (systolic, diastolic, or continuous), location, transmission, and quality (musical, vibratory, blowing, etc).Charities: Social welfare organizations with programs designed to assist individuals in need.SwedenUncompensated Care: Medical services for which no payment is received. Uncompensated care includes charity care and bad debts.Transcaucasia: Area of Europe that includes ARMENIA,; AZERBAIJAN; and the Republic of GEORGIA.Taxes: Governmental levies on property, inheritance, gifts, etc.Tax Exemption: Status not subject to taxation; as the income of a philanthropic organization. Tax-exempt organizations may also qualify to receive tax-deductible donations if they are considered to be nonprofit corporations under Section 501(c)3 of the United States Internal Revenue Code.Syria
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Laura Matthews (October 1, 2009). "Red Cross volunteers placed on standby". Pacific Daily News: Guam. Archived from the ... A total of 100 people from the Red Cross disaster team were deployed in Guam to prepare for any damage caused by the storm. ...
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More than 500 Red Cross volunteers were on standby. The Mexican Red Cross prepositioned food for 3,500 families. Approximately ... "Mexican Red Cross starts damage assessment". International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies. Geneva, Panama: ... Red Cross volunteers began needs assessments on October 24 and distribution of humanitarian aid started the following day. ... "Red Cross ramps up preparedness as strongest hurricane ever recorded bears down on Mexico". International Federation of Red ...
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Hundreds of local red cross staff and volunteers were utilized; they worked around the clock to assist survivors. Thirty-one ... International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crosecent Societies. March 1, 2007. Retrieved April 15, 2013. "Cyclone Favio hits ... In addition, thousands of volunteers were placed on stand by. Some residents of Vilankulo attempted to flee the area carrying ... recovery centers opened, hosting 400 first aid volunteers. According to a South African website, the government was praised for ...
Red Cross responds to Myanmar flood emergency (Report). ReliefWeb. Australian Red Cross. August 4, 2015. Retrieved March 14, ... Volunteers distributed sleeping mats, mosquito nets, medical supplies, and tarps. Various United Nations agencies assisted the ... International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. August 29, 2015. Retrieved March 21, 2016. Myanmar floods deal major blow to ... The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies assisted in these efforts by providing rice and blankets. ...
She volunteered with the Australian Red Cross. She continued in these efforts in later years, and in 2008 was award the Order ... She rehabilitated at the Stoke Mandeville Hospital, and later went on to volunteer with the N.S.W. Society for Crippled ... Bucks Advertiser & Aylesbury News, 1951, The "Red Devils" Shone In Wheelchair Olympiad, Friday 3rd August; p. 15. Star & Garter ...
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In addition, the Mexican Red Cross delivered 186 tons of food to Veracruz alone. Volunteers delivered about 600 blankets and ... crossed the Yucatán Peninsula before hitting Veracruz John L. Beven II (February 5, 2014). Hurricane Ingrid Tropical Cyclone ...
Volunteers delivered building materials and provided water vouchers to those affected. In Nassau, the Red Cross disaster ... Local Red Cross chapters mobilized all available resources to assist the residents most affected. The Bahamian Red Cross began ... Caribbean Red Cross Societies (2005-11-01). "Red Cross responds to 'Wilma' on Grand Bahama". Relief Web. Retrieved 2007-02-18. ... International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies (2005-10-25). "Caribbean: Hurricane Wilma Emergency Appeal No ...
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Montague resident Candace Cormier has volunteered with the Red Cross, CIBC Run for the Cure, and the Heart and Stroke ... Holland College board is next step for this volunteer. https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/news/holland-college-board-next- ...
Posted April 09, 2013, American Red Cross of Central New York, Ithaca, NY The Tompkins County Chapter of the American Red Cross ... If you cant volunteer your time and would still like to help, the Red Cross also accepts food donations for the Food Pantry ... If youd like to get involved as a volunteer at The Friendship Center or with another Red Cross program or service, contact the ... Red Cross also accepts food donations for the Food Pantry and maintenance supplies for the Homeless Shelter... ...
Six Hawaii Red Cross volunteers are deploying to Texas to help with the Red Cross response to Tropical Depression Bill amidst ... To donate, people can visit www.redcross.org, call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or text REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 ... storms and countless other crises by making a gift to Red Cross Disaster Relief. Your gift enables the Red Cross to prepare for ... You can find it in smartphone app stores by searching for American Red Cross or going to redcross.org/apps. ...
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Red Cross support line volunteers turned out to help field hundreds of calls. ... Trained volunteers. The Red Cross has a core of trained telephone support volunteers throughout the UK. ... British Red Cross, UK Office, 44 Moorfields, London EC2Y 9AL Phone: 0344 871 11 11. Fax: 020 7562 2000.. The British Red Cross ... When 20,000 dental patients in Nottinghamshire were recalled for tests this week, Red Cross support line volunteers turned out ...
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Many of these citizens and the agencies they volunteer for were recognized by the American Red Cross on April 13 at the ... Many of these citizens and the agencies they volunteer for were recognized by the American Red Cross on April 13 at the ... Hospital volunteers also were honored at the event, including Shirley Kravitz of Deerfield Beach and Ann Papaieck of Pompano ... were recognized for their service at Holy Cross Hospital and Helen Wertman of Fort Lauderdale was awarded for volunteering at ...
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers ... The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers ...
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American Red Cross entering phase two of the deployment process to help people in Texas and Florida, which are still active ... Red Cross needs money, volunteers for hurricane relief. Red Cross helping out in active disaster areas in Florida, Texas. By ... Red Cross volunteers and Emergency Red Vehicle driver gather for the morning meeting in Sugar Land, Texas. (Photo by Chuck ... Red Cross volunteers and Emergency Red Vehicle driver gather for the morning meeting in Sugar Land, Texas. (Photo by Chuck ...
The American Red Cross is sponsoring free new-volunteer orientation as it prepares for the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season June ...
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Red Cross Volunteers Help Those at Coast Bracing for Another Storm, More Flooding By Kaitlin McKinley Becker and Glenn Marshall ... Duxbury came to the Martinson Elementary School Sunday, telling her story to the American Red Cross volunteers. ... Red Cross volunteer Bonnie Norton says its been a lot of work. ... The volunteers wrapped up Sunday but said you can head over to ... With disaster relief trucks parked outside the school, volunteers are hoping their efforts help, but victims of the storms ...
While volunteering with the Red Cross might seem like an intimidating task, the volunteers said its actually very easy. The ... Red Cross volunteers warm hearts - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi. Member Center:*Create Account, ... Red Cross members said the volunteers are the heart of the organization, and they are always looking for more. Anyone ... "Everybody is out here just to help everybody else," said Don Davis who started volunteering after the Red Cross provided him ...
Red Cross hosts volunteer orientation Jan. 12, 2012 at 5:03 p.m.. Updated Jan. 11, 2012 at 7:12 p.m. ... American Red Cross Volunteer Orientation will be at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24. ... The meeting will be at the Red Cross Office, 2805 N. Navarro St., in room 500. ...
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... run by New Zealand Red Cross, is a lifeline for people in Christchurch who have no transport of their own and who cannot use ... Volunteering gives your empathy batteries a recharge. The Cross Town Shuttle, run by New Zealand Red Cross, is a lifeline for ... New Zealand Red Cross Incorporated is a registered charity with the New Zealand Charities Commission (CC21860), making you ... A long-time supporter of Red Cross, Warwick enjoys the opportunity to support people working together for the common good on an ...
Five Red Cross volunteers from Connecticut and Rhode Island are deploying to Louisiana on Thursday. ... Local Red Cross volunteers are heading to help flood ravaged areas in Louisiana. ... Local Red Cross volunteers head to Baton Rouge to help flood victims. Posted 5:52 AM, August 17, 2016, by Kaitlin Goslee, ... Five Red Cross volunteers from Connecticut and Rhode Island are deploying to Louisiana on Thursday. Donna Hathaway, from ...
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The American Red Cross Volunteer Life Saving Corps (ARCVLSC) is a non-profit organization made up of volunteer lifeguards. It ... members of the Corps became part of the American Red Crosss national water safety program as the American Red Cross Volunteer ... The American Red Cross Volunteer Life Saving Corps Station is listed in the National Register of Historic Places Program. "The ... is a division of the American Red Cross, which provides volunteer lifeguards to Jacksonville beaches and internationally ...
Japan: Red Cross helps islanders after worst typhoon in a decade * Lessons from Fukushima: Japanese Red Cross digital archive ... IFRC President visits Red Cross earthquake relief efforts in Kumamoto * Japanese Red Cross provides medical and psychosocial ... Typhoon Neoguri challenges preparedness and Japanese Red Cross support * Three years after the tsunami, the Red Cross is ... Over six months 896 Red Cross medical teams were deployed to affected areas. These teams treated 87,445 patients. The Red Cross ...
"American Red Cross Volunteer Life Saving Corps Station". National Park Service. Retrieved 2014-09-09. "American Red Cross ... American Red Cross Volunteer Life Saving Corps Station is a national historic site located at 2 Ocean Front North, Jacksonville ... Volunteer Life Saving Corps Station Registration Form" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved 2014-09-09. ...
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The American Red Cross is asking local volunteers to participate in a mock disaster shelter exercise at St. Lawrence Catholic ... The American Red Cross is asking local volunteers to participate in a mock disaster shelter exercise at St. Lawrence Catholic ... Volunteers may serve as clients or as shelter workers. All ages are welcome. Shelter experience is not necessary.. If you ...
  • As volunteers who have already been deployed to Texas return from their two-week deployments, new volunteers are needed to go back to Texas, as well as to Florida. (wwlp.com)
  • In the summer of 1912, Lyman G. Haskell, a medical doctor in Jacksonville who also worked as the Physical Director of the YMCA, and Clarence H. MacDonald, Playground Director for the City of Jacksonville, conceptualized and founded the United States Volunteer Life Saving Corps at what was then called Pablo Beach, Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the world's largest humanitarian network, Red Cross often has volunteers in the affected community. (redcross.org.nz)
  • The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is an international humanitarian movement with approximately 17 million volunteers , members and staff worldwide which was founded to protect human life and health, to ensure respect for all human beings, and to prevent and alleviate human suffering. (wikipedia.org)
  • The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is a private humanitarian institution founded in 1863 in Geneva, Switzerland, in particular by Henry Dunant and Gustave Moynier . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Angola Red Cross, in its role as humanitarian auxiliary to the national government, has been an active partner in the health ministry's work to contain the outbreak, and improve vaccination rates across the country. (ifrc.org)
  • The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies is the world's largest humanitarian network and is guided by seven Fundamental Principles: Humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, universality and unity. (ifrc.org)
  • For example, a combination of the Red Crystal with the Red Star of David will likely be used by the Israel society Magen David Adom (MDA) for humanitarian missions abroad. (wikimedia.org)
  • All Victoria Red Cross ESS volunteers will receive world-class training and will be part of the largest international humanitarian network. (victoria.ca)
  • Gordon said the Red Cross also provided humanitarian assistance to the hundreds of thousands of people displaced by the communist and Muslim insurgency wars and government military operations against terrorist groups. (inquirer.net)
  • In addition, eight volunteers have virtually deployed as call center volunteers and remain local taking shifts answering calls from the impacted area assisting those in need. (fox61.com)
  • With our partners and the local regions we continue to serve those affected, through grant-funded home rebuilds, volunteer trainings and convening long-term recovery groups. (redcrosschat.org)
  • One of the main outcomes of that effort was a commitment to empower local Red Cross leaders on the ground, who know their communities best, to make more decisions locally. (redcrosschat.org)
  • In addition, 120 CRCI volunteers and 8 local committees have received first-aid training and briefings on malaria, sexually transmissible diseases (including HIV/Aids) and environmental health. (icrc.org)
  • Interested in volunteering in the local community? (longwood.edu)
  • Burial teams made up entirely of local volunteers, gained the trust of the communities, which was critical to success, she said. (voanews.com)
  • Our volunteers will connect via phone with Open Supports past clients to collect information on what services they need to support ongoing health and well-being in their local communities and in Sydney. (govolunteer.com.au)
  • Local GPs often volunteered for work in the hospitals in addition to their ordinary work. (bordersfhs.org.uk)
  • Employees volunteer at the Food Bank for Westchester by packaging canned goods and other food items for underprivileged families in the local area. (schott.com)
  • For four consecutive years, employees at the corporate office in Elmsford have volunteered and taken part in a number of Food Bank service activities to benefit the local area, in addition to promoting a positive image of SCHOTT within the community. (schott.com)
  • If you are planning on flying to Serbia for a weekend of volunteering or paying massive amounts of money for your trip, please consider donating the money to a local group or organisation instead. (google.com)
  • The safeguarding of refugees is paramount, so please understand that, in order to ensure the safety of refugees and not to endanger the work of volunteers, we do not publish any sensitive information to this document. (google.com)
  • When a storm, landslide, fire, or flooding hits, the Philippine Red Cross Operations Center mobilizes staff and volunteers to examine a digital map of the area, then determines how best to respond. (esri.com)
  • In addition to their disaster response activity, the Philippine Red Cross run the country's largest firefighting force. (esri.com)
  • The Philippine Red Cross serves the country's population of more than 100 million people spread across 7,600 islands. (esri.com)
  • The Philippine Red Cross use GIS in the operations center to aggregate the impact of incidents, illness, and disaster, and to allocate resources. (esri.com)
  • If I needed to provide just one map, it would take me four hours," recalls May Layugan, manager of the Philippine Red Cross operations center. (esri.com)
  • Fast-forward five years and now the Philippine Red Cross has expanded its use of GIS beyond mapmaking and into operations. (esri.com)
  • First Aid Nursing Yeomanry (FANY) - Also known as Princess Royal's Volunteer Corps, set up field hospitals, soup kitchens, troop canteens and drove ambulances. (findmypast.co.uk)
  • Volunteers can become Pet Partners - which are human-animal teams who are internationally certified by the Delta Society®, of whom Healing Paws & Claws is an affiliate, to do pet therapy in institutions such as nursing homes and hospitals where they are invited. (longwood.edu)
  • Male volunteers usually drove or accompanied the ill or wounded to and from hospitals, many acted as stretcher-bearers, a lot were sent to France as ambulance drivers, some being wounded in enemy action. (bordersfhs.org.uk)
  • Volunteers also collected clothing and books for soldiers in hospitals, raised funds, made bandages and splints, acted as cooks, store-keepers, worked in the offices and just as importantly, provided food and cigarettes to soldiers arriving by ambulance train. (bordersfhs.org.uk)
  • This latest victory concludes a successful year for the Danish practice, who also recently trumped Kengo Kuma in a Danish railway station contest and revealed its competition-winning design for an extension to the Red Cross headquarters in Copenhagen. (dezeen.com)
  • Angola Red Cross volunteers responding to their country's yellow fever outbreak are using a number of skills in their life-saving disease prevention work - medical knowledge, patience, kindness… and languages. (ifrc.org)
  • These volunteers conduct participatory capacity and vulnerability assessments for each of the country's 42,000 barangays. (esri.com)
  • Falling into the well would have been the last thing Almodaris did if it hadn't been for two volunteers trained by a Norwegian Red Cross Health and First Aid project in Simeulue, West Aceh in Indonesia. (bouvet.foundation)
  • Samsulbahri and Hendarto had recently attended a health and first aid training, conducted by the Norwegian Red Cross as a part of their post-tsunami programme in Aceh. (bouvet.foundation)
  • Through this volunteer system, approximately 40 nurses cared for about 3,000 patients who otherwise had no access to private nursing. (cdc.gov)
  • ICRC activities in the country currently focus on supporting the work of the Red Cross Society of Côte d'Ivoire (Croix-Rouge de Côte d'Ivoire, CRCI) in the fields of assistance to vulnerable persons in general and first aid in particular. (icrc.org)
  • Working together, the ICRC and the CRCI have been operating Red Cross information caravans. (icrc.org)
  • To increase respect for the Red Cross emblem, and to reduce misuse, the CRCI and the ICRC have run joint information workshops for about 100 operators of pharmacies, private clinics and other businesses in the west and south-west of the country. (icrc.org)
  • In 1963, the Federation (then known as the League of Red Cross Societies) was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize jointly with the ICRC. (wikipedia.org)
  • To prepare Detroit for what was to come from the pandemic, the Red Cross and Department of Health nurses cooperated together for home visits, food preparation and childcare. (cdc.gov)