Ontario Community Emergency Assistance Program

Site: Incident Response Team

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 289-629-1538
E-Mail info@oceap.ca
Website www.oceap.ca
Site Location Training sessions occur in Northumberland County
Located In Community Cobourg
Address & Map
Cobourg, ON
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Contact Information
Primary Contact Curtis Kimball, Coordinator; Phone: 905-442-7859; Email: ckimball@oceap.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Lynn Morrison, Volunteer Support Administrator
Primary Executive Colin Cackette, Executive Officer
Mailing Address PO Box 663 
Cobourg, ON K9A 4R5
Description & Services
Description (Service) Emergency assistance response * incident response group volunteers support community education and participation in both local and provincial emergency and disaster services * may act as Police Community Volunteers and provide ground search and rescue support * volunteers may work with local government management and emergency services to provide a professional, multi-role, community-based surge capacity/response to major incidents
Sup. Description Volunteers provide emergency assistance on OCEAP calls in the GTA East * volunteers commit for a two-year term and are able to attend an incident on short notice * volunteers are on-call via their phones, may be asked to provide backup assistance to local OCEAP teams during a regional emergency * volunteers must be physically capable of carrying, lifting, walking and standing for long periods of time in all types of conditions and weather * training provided
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Cobourg ; Durham Region ; Ontario ; Peterborough ; Port Hope (Municipality of) ; Toronto - East ; York Region - East
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Must be willing and available to meet emergency on-call service requirements * must have class G drivers license, must have or be willing to obtain Standard First-Aid and CPR level C * no criminal record * must pass vulnerable sector screening
Application Email interest to info@oceap.ca * all e-mails will be acknowledged * those selected to be interviewed will be contacted to set up date, time and location
Languages English
Fees None - No cost for membership or regular training * members must cover uniform costs and incidental supplies
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Meetings Monthly
Physical Access Call for details
Service Categories Emergency Preparedness and Response Training ; Volunteer Opportunities

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