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Disaster management in the British Virgin Islands

The British Virgin Islands Red Cross’ disaster management programme includes two distinct elements – disaster preparedness and disaster response.

A 4x4 vehicle with red cross emblem on it© InfoBefore a disaster happens, we prepare our community by educating them in the types of disasters they may encounter, from hurricanes and flooding to fires and crime.When disaster strikes we meet the immediate needs of the people and communities affected by providing shelter and health services to the vulnerable. Once the danger is over, we help people recover.

If you live in the British Virgin Islands and are interested in becoming a disaster service volunteer, please call 284 494 6349