Volunteer Application

RI: General Youth Volunteer (In person Orientation)


This application is ONLY for YOUTH UNDER THE AGE OF 18 residing in Rhode Island:  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.  We look forward to seeing you. 

 If you are 18 year of age or older, please return to our Volunteer page and click on Adult 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.

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

Please note: Blood Services volunteer positions are NOT available in Rhode Island.

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.



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.