CERT Resources

Special Topics

Meeting the Needs of all Participants

special needs volunteers

CERT is a valuable program for everyone, and CERT Program Coordinators should encourage everyone to be involved in neighborhood and workplace preparedness.

Click on these links to learn more about working with special needs volunteers:

Meeting Participant Needs

Everyone can benefit from preparedness education and training. Many CERT Program Managers have conducted training to meet the needs of all who want it, believing that there is a place for everyone in CERT. Program managers should attempt to provide reasonable accommodation for those who want to participate.

Recruiting Tips

When recruiting: