Volunteer Groups - Emergency Management
The Community Emergency Response Team Weekend Course on April 12th-14th!
This CERT course is currently full. If you are still interested taking the course if a spot comes open or to be placed on a list to be notified of the next course, please fill out the registration form.
Volunteer opportunities are available and are utilized to support all four phases of emergency management.
Skywarn volunteers are authorized as weather spotters who report severe weather activity occurring in Douglas County, Kansas.
The CERT volunteer works under the direction of emergency management staff to prepare themselves, family members and friends for a local disaster event.
The Douglas County Auxiliary Communications Team (ACT) volunteers are licensed amateur radio operators who provide alternative communications capabilities to Douglas County, Kansas.