CERT program of Douglas County, Kansas.
Volunteer Groups - Emergency Management
Information on Volunteer Groups.
Skywarn volunteers are authorized as weather spotters who report severe weather activity occurring in Douglas County, Kansas.
Douglas County Auxiliary Communications Team (ACT) volunteers are licensed amateur radio operators who provide alternative communications capabilities to Douglas County, Kansas. The ACT volunteer works under the direction of emergency management staff to provide adjunct communications capabilities to the Emergency Management Operations Center and/or any disaster response organization. ACT volunteers may be assigned other responsibilities during disaster situations.
Volunteer opportunities are available and are utilized to support all four phases of emergency management.