When disaster or emergencies strike, the Hayward community steps up looking for ways to help. The Emergency Volunteer Center (EVC) is a program we use to help coordinate those volunteers. Community members who sign up are letting us know that they are ready and willing to help in the event of a disaster or other emergency.
The EVC would be activated during major incidents like:
Registered volunteers will be contacted based on the type of event, their abilities and the needs of the community. Tasks may include: