Volunteer Application

CT: General Adult Volunteer (In person Orientation)


Welcome to the American Red Cross Connecticut and Rhode Island Region, where you can make a difference in someone's life every day.  Thank you for making the decision to become part of a life-changing experience.

This application is for individuals 18 years of age or older.

If you are under 18, please register using the Youth application.


If you do not reside in Connecticut or Rhode Island, please go to http://www.redcross.org/find-your-local-chapter to find your local chapter's website and apply there.


After you have submitted your application, you will receive an email with instructions for logging into your Volunteer Connection account.  On the Home page of your account, you will find the necessary steps to complete to be eligible to volunteer.

Blood Drive volunteer requirements: (Please note: phlebotomy is NOT a volunteer position)

  • 13 Years of age
  • Availability sometime during the day Mondays through Fridays.
  • Provide your own transportation
  • Attend a mandatory Blood Drive class

Disaster Services volunteer requirements:

  • 16 Years of age
  • Provide your own transportation
  • Complete Disaster trainings
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the American Red Cross.  We look forward to seeing you soon!



Contact Information

  • *One phone number is required

Additional Questions

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*A Red Cross volunteer is an individual who freely assists the American Red Cross in the accomplishment of its mission without expectation or receipt of compensation.