Join a Disaster Response Team!
Interested in serving on a UCC ADRT team? Fill out our ADRT Interest Form!
Since 2006, UCC has joined with other Corps to respond to natural disasters
Known as ADRT, the AmeriCorps Disaster Response Team coalition of service programs provides a critical resources in times of great need. Over the past 10 years, UCC has sent crews to respond to Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Sandy, flooding in Lousiana, Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, flooding in Iowa, and Hurricane Florence.
What does an AmeriCorps Disaster Response Team (ADRT) term look like?
Being part of an ADRT crew is greatly challenging and greatly rewarding. Of course, it is critical to the individuals and communities affected by disaster. UCC crews have historically participated in disaster response services such as chainsaw hazard tree removal, mucking and gutting homes, volunteer coordination and reception, and shelter assistance.