disaster preparedness and response

The Jamaica Red Cross offers a range of training courses and educates communities about about identifying their risks and mobilizing their resources. We are also one of the foremost responders to disasters. We provide food and non-food items as well as other relief services to those affected by disasters.

activities
  • First-Aid and CPR
  • Disaster Responses Services
  • Disaster Management Training
  • Community Based Disaster Preparedness Programme (CBDP)
  • Restoring Family Links
  • Compassionate Leave Arrangement Services
  • Psychosocial Support Services
youth

Jamaica Red Cross undertakes a range of activities aimed at the development of our youth, building community and civil awareness.

activities
  • Red Cross Clubs
  • "Together We Can" HIV/STI Peer Education Programme
  • Out of School Youth Programme - Expanding Education Horizons Programme (EEHP)
Communication and Dissemination

The Red Cross conducts training programme for individuals and the armed forces to explain basic humanitarian protection afforded to all individuals in times of conflict.

Activities
  • International Humanitarian Law Courses
  • Red Cross Principles Dissemination
  • Membership and Volunteer Recruitment
  • Corporate and Community Relations
Health and Care

The Red Cross endeavors to promote and safeguard health through various programmes and services.

Activities
  • Casualty and clinic- Hospitality Services
  • Geniatric Clinics
  • Home Nursing Courses
  • Home Based Care for people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHAs)
  • HIV/AIDS Advocacy, Prevention and Support
  • Feeding Programme - Meals on Wheels
Corporate

The Red Cross offers a range of services and support to our corporate partners and clients:

Merchandising and Rentals
First Aid Products

Purchase First Aid Kits (Personal, Family and Industrial Sizes), First Aid manuals, Safety, Posters, and more.

Ambulance Coverage

Need to an ambulance or first aid coverage at your event? Need an ambulance transfer from one place to another? Go ahead, play safe.... call the Red Cross and book an ambulance for your next event or let us transport your loved ones.

We offer Cources in:
  • First Aid Training
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Emergency and Disaster Management
  • Workplace Safety
  • Vulnerability and Capacity Assesment (VCA)
  • Sexuality and HIV awareness
We also Rent
  • Multimedia Projectors and Scren
  • Flip Charts and Easels
  • Conference and Meeting Room
  • Beach Front Property
  • Court Yard and Field
  • Canteen and Concessionaire Facilities
  • Medical Equipment