MAYOR’S CRISIS RESPONSE TEAM (CRT) — VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!The Mayor’s Crisis Response Team (CRT) is looking for volunteers to participate in the Fall 2013 class and become active CRT volunteers.FALL 2013 CRISIS RESPONSE TEAM TRAINING:What: Crisis Response Team Volunteer ProgramWhen: Monday & Wednesday Evenings, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PMDates: Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 – Wednesday, October. 23, 2013Where: LAPD Headquarters in Downtown Los AngelesDownload the CRT application here: http://tinyurl.com/LACRT-Fall2013
Application Deadline: Friday, August 23, 2013
** Bilingual Volunteers Encouraged to Apply **
(Languages needed include Spanish, Korean, Armenian, Farsi, Chinese and Tagalog)
ABOUT THE CRISIS RESPONSE TEAM: Members of the Mayor’s Crisis Response Team (CRT) are volunteers who respond to traumatic incidents at the request of the Los Angeles Police and Los Angeles Fire Departments. CRT volunteers provide immediate on-scene crisis intervention, act as a liaison between the victim and emergency personnel and give referrals to victims and their families affected by a death, a violent crime or other traumatic incidents. These incidents include homicides, suicides, serious traffic accidents, natural deaths and multi-casualty incidents. During the required seven week training to be a member of the Mayor’s Crisis Response Team you will be provided the background, information, training and support to be able to respond to crisis situations as a member of the Mayor’s Crisis Response Team.
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org. You can find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LACrisisResponseTeam and Twitter @LA_CRT.