VNT-EVER For Volunteers

The damage caused by Tropical Cyclone Marcus identified that the Darwin Community has a compelling need to assist.

VNT–EVER aims to empower a wide range of people in the community by providing training and guidelines for individuals who can volunteer in an emergency to organisations in need.

How can you add value? – Basic Services

- Risk Preparedness – before and emergency
- Processing of spontaneous volunteers
- Cleaning up and making accessible areas
- Transporting items
- Distribution of food, water and clothing
- Cooking/preparing food
- Crowd management

How can you add value? – Direct Services

- Machine and equipment – chainsaw use, forklift operating, truck driving
- Personal services – home help, people with disabilities, aged care
- Administration
- General labour
- Photography or videograph
- Data entry
- Animal and wildlife rescue and care

Does this sound like you? Are you over 18 years and have long term availability?

Further training and certification

Level 1
VNT – EVER workshop on Emergency Volunteers
Workplace Health and Safety
Police Check
Working with Children Clearance

Level 2
First Aid Training
Mental Health First Aid Training
Cross Cultural Training

Level 3
Specialised Licences and training as required