Disaster Response 

 and Recovery 

Perth Hills (Wooroloo) bushfire update 4 February 2021 

  • Western Australia is impacted by a large bushfire that began in Wooroloo earlier this week
  • 71 homes destroyed
  • Red Cross emergency teams are providing psychosocial assistance, support and registration services in three evacuation centres
  • Red Cross teams have begun recovery assessments to determine community needs

Our emergency teams are experts in their field, staff and volunteers alike. Support them to help people during disasters and emergencies in Australia.

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The funds you raise towards our Disaster Response and Recovery work will enable Red Cross teams to do their work: preparing people for emergencies, providing comfort and care when disasters happen, and supporting people and communities as they recover afterwards.

Trained emergency staff & volunteers

Teach & support communities in disaster-prone regions

Prepare communities to recover from disasters

How your donations help...

$20

can train a Red Cross worker to support people who have experienced trauma

$100

can equip five families with their own ready-to-go emergency plan

$150

can help us deliver a door-to-door support service, checking on residents in the aftermath of an emergency

$250 

can go towards a community event that helps with recovery after a disaster

$1,200

can get a Red Cross disaster outreach team on the road