Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula

Serving Recovers communities:

Our mission is to SUPPORT CERT (Community Emergency Response Training) and PROMOTE PERT (Personal emergency response training)

Locations

Red Cross

Eighth Ave. at Dolores St., Carmel-By-The-Sea, CA 93921, US

Resources: shelter

CAL Fire Staging Area (Toro Park)

501 Monterey-Salinas Highway 68, Salinas, CA 93908, US

Lens Crafters

Del Monte Shopping Center, 228 Del Monte Center, Monterey, CA 93940, Monterey, Ca 93940, US

Resources: eyeglasses eye exams


Recent Updates

AAC Companies Donating Generously to help Families and Individuals with AAC.

posted 11 days ago by CERV from Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula
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Prentke Romich and Saltillo have donated $20,000. In addition we have received additional donations from the PRC Board of Directors. Thank you ALL.
Tobii Dynavox has also donate $20,00 to assist people who use AAC. Thank you. Other companies are offering to provide apps and help in other ways. USSAAC…

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Working together: The Red Cross, Easter Seals, Family 2 Family, AAC companies, and so many others

posted 11 days ago by CERV from Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula
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Partnerships are key to resilient communities and are making a real difference in the lives of people impacted by Hurricane Harvey. USSAAC wishes to recognize the amazing, ongoing efforts of the organizations and the people who give their time, expertise, and donations. Together we can and ARE helping people that…

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Spread the Word: This site is addressing the needs of people who use AAC and were impacted by disasters in Florida, Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and California

posted 11 days ago by CERV from Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula
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The United States Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication is working with local and national partners to assist people who lost their augmentative communication equipment (speech-generating devices) as a direct result Hurricanes Irma, Maria and the fires raging in California. Please make folks aware of this resource.

The REDDy Directory: A resource for case managers and individuals with disabilities

posted 14 days ago by CERV from Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula
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The REDDy Directory is designed for case managers and individuals with disabilities seeking resources and services provided to Hurricane Harvey survivors. Go to [http://disabilityresources.tamu.edu]

The REDDy Directory is a collaboration between the Center on Disability and Development at Texas A&M University, the Texas Center for Disability Studies at the University…

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Thanks to Assistive Technology Program at the Wyoming Institute for Disabilities

posted 15 days ago by CERV from Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula
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From miles away in Wyoming, the Institute for Disabilities at the University of Wyoming heeded our call and has sent equipment to help support the AAC needs of people impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Thanks to Ryan Rausch for reaching out and helping make this happen. Several families will benefit. Thanks…

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Friday October 6. LAST Day to sign up for Disaster SNAP.

posted 16 days ago by CERV from Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula
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Today is LAST day to sign up for Disaster SNAP at GRBrown Convention center from 8 am - 7 pm. They are giving people Lone Star cards with at least $600 for food (depending on family size etc)

Here are organizations offering Financial assistance and help with housing and more…

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Show Me Booklet for Emergency Shelters

posted 28 days ago by CERV from Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula
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The Office of Preparedness and Emergency Management at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health has given USSAAC the right to adapt their tool SHOW ME: Booklet for Emergency Shelters to help the people impacted by the Hurricanes to support the needs of people who rely on communication tools and technologies…

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Show Me Booklet for Emergency Shelters

posted 28 days ago by CERV from Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula
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The Office of Preparedness and Emergency Management at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health has given USSAAC the right to adapt their tool SHOW ME: Booklet for Emergency Shelters to help the people impacted by the Hurricanes to support the needs of people who rely on communication tools and technologies…

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RESOURCES to help Florida recover from Irma

posted about 1 month ago by CERV from Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula
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Florida is currently beginning recovery efforts from Hurricane Irma. To view a list of Resources as of 9/22/17, go to Emergency Information and click on POST DOCUMENTS (to your left). We will try to keep this list updated. Please feel free to contact us and suggest other resources.

TobiiDynavox donates $20,000 to USSAAC's Recovery Efforts!

posted about 1 month ago by CERV from Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula
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Thank you TobiiDynavox for your generous donation. People with severe disabilities who are unable to speak are among the hardest hit by disasters. The United States Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication has set up this web site to meet the needs of people with disabilities who can’t use their…

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