News

Vermont MRC Volunteer, Peg Clement, Attends Disaster Medical Assistance Team Fundamentals Course at Center for Domestic Preparedness in Anniston, Alabama June 25-30, 2018

More than 200 MRC volunteers applications from across the country were submitted to HHS for attendance to the Center for Domestic Preparedness Disaster Medical Assistance Team (Fundamentals) training courses in Alabama in of 2018; with only a few selected.  I, Peg Clement of Chittenden MRC, feel fortunate to have been nominated for this important training […]



Events

Stop the Bleed Training & Bi-Monthly Meeting – R/A MRC

When: February 12, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Brandon Area Rescue, 1338 Franklin St, Brandon, VT 05733

Join the units members at the Rutland / Addision MRC bi-monthly to learn about the volunteer program.  This meeting will focus on a train the trainer for Stop the Bleed Course and the upcoming POD[…]

Feb
24
Mon
CPR, AED and First Aid Training- NEK MRC @ St. Johnsbury Office of Local Health
Feb 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
CPR, AED and First Aid Training- NEK MRC @ St. Johnsbury Office of Local Health

Join the MRC and get certified in CPR and First Aid training. Includes include CPR for infants, children and adults.

Before class, please make sure to take the online component.  Please bring your receipt with you to class, so we can reimburse you.  Also – please RSVP to Becky at Rebecca.Petelle@vermont.gov if you are planning to attend (so we can make sure there is enough equipment for everyone).

online part of the course https://shopcpr.heart.org/heartsaver-first-aid-cpr-aed-online  The cost for the online part is $30.

Instructor: Lyndon Rescue

 

Feb
28
Fri
POD Set Up Exercise – R/A MRC @ Glenbook Gymnasium Castleton University
Feb 28 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
POD Set Up Exercise - R/A MRC @ Glenbook Gymnasium Castleton University | Brattleboro | Vermont | United States

Join the Rutland / Addison MRC for POD (Point of Distribution) set-up exercise. PODs are a mechanism for distributing medicine to those at risk during a public health emergency. Medical Reserve Corps volunteers will be activated in the event that the dozens of Points of Distribution sites across Vermont are activated. Please RSVP beforehand, Alexandra.Breyer@vermont.gov.

Mar
6
Fri
Community at-risk populations/Meeting – NW VT MRC @ St. Albans District Office
Mar 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come learn about the Northwest Vermont MRC! Meet the volunteers and learn about all the great work they do.

This meeting topic will focus on Community at-risk population.