Disaster Response

Basic Volunteer Packet

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Response Fast Facts

You have responded to the callout. Now what? This Fast Facts Sheet will help refresh you on training so you’ll be ready to hit the ground running.

Packing Guide

Here is a guide to follow for packing (some items may not apply to you)

Devotional Materials
  • Bible
  • Devotional Guide
  • Pen
  • Notebook
ID, Communication & Health
  • Disaster Response ID
  • Driver’s License or Gov’t ID
  • Vehicle Registration (if driving)
  • Cell Phone
  • Complete VBDR Health +
  • Disaster Response Hat(s) and shirt(s)
  • Bandannas, handkerchiefs or rags
  • Jeans or Work Pants
  • Socks
  • Coats or jackets (warm or cool weather, depending on season)
  • Sleepwear
  • Shirts (warm & cool weather)
  • Underwear
  • Work gloves
  • Rain Gear or Poncho
  • Suitcase or Duffel Bag
  • Evening casual wear
Health, Safety & Hygiene
  • Prescription Medication
  • Non-Prescription Medication
  • Allergy Medication
  • Insect Spray, Sunblock
  • Toiletries
  • Closed-toe Shoes or Boots
  • Sneakers/casual shoes
  • Waterproof Footwear
  • Shower Shoes/Sandals