The Disaster Operations Center: The Hub of American Red Cross Disaster Relief


Subject:
Charity & Nonprofit Resources , Relief

Description:
This article provides an overview of the American Red Cross Disaster Operations Center (DOC) in Virginia, the 24-hour hub of the organization whose purpose is "to acquire information about a disaster ... and to acquire and assign resources for the relief effort." Includes details about how the center is set up (includes a few photos) and functions and components of the center. From the American Red Cross.

Creator:
Ward, Christina

Publisher:
American Red Cross

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.redcross.org/news/ds/doc/010221a.html


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