Middletown Medical Reserve Corps
What is the local Medical Reserve Corps?
The Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is a community-based, civilian volunteer program committed to strengthen and support local public health infrastructure MRC volunteers assist their communities in preparing for and responding to public health emergencies. The Middletown MRC serves all of Middlesex County.
Who can volunteer for the MRC?
Anyone interested in supporting on-going public health needs and serving during times of natural or made-made emergencies and disasters can volunteer to be part of the MRC. Volunteers are active or retired medical professionals as well as non-medical personnel. They are your neighbors, friends and family members. You need not be a resident of Middlesex County or have medical background to be a volunteer with the MRC.
What can the MRC do for you?
The MRC serves as an excellent place for networking and receiving valuable experience. MRC volunteers can utilize and improve their skills by supporting public health initiatives and preparing for community emergencies. All training and certifications are free and there is no cost for equipment.
What is my commitment as an MRC volunteer?
Preparation and practice is critical for addressing a wide range of public health challenges and responding to emergency situations. The MRC can be called into action for planned community events or during emergency situations so periodic training and regular meetings are held throughout the year.
Upcoming meetings are listed below. The meeting place is South Fire District. The time is 6:30-8:00 PM
March 28, 2018
May 21, 2018
June 16, 2018
July - No meeting
August - No meeting
September 17, 2018
October 15, 2018
November 19, 2018
December 17, 2018
How do I volunteer for the Middletown MRC?
Complete the MRC Application Form below. Once approved, you will receive orientation and be able to participate in trainings, exercises, meetings and events.
Download an MRC Application Form
For more information or any questions contact Janet Leonardi, MRC Coordinator Phone: 860.638.4976