Volunteer Application

ADULT (18 and older) Volunteer - CONNECTICUT


  • ADULTS (18 years and older) in CONNECTICUT: 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.  (If you are under 18 years of age, please return to our Volunteer page and click on Youth Volunteer Application.)   (If you do not reside in Connecticut or Rhode Island, please go to www.redcross.org 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.  You must log into your account to continue the process.

There are many opportunities available in our key services and we do need your help.  The minimum age for blood drive volunteering is 16.  To volunteer at blood drives, you must be available during the day Monday through Friday.  You must provide your own transportation.

The minimum age for Disaster Services volunteering is 18.  You must provide your own transportation.  New disaster volunteers are eligible only for local, everyday disaster response when all registration and training requirements are met.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the American Red Cross.  We look forward to seeing you soon.    



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