The Red Cross is looking for new disaster response volunteers and will hold trainings this week in Medford, Brookings, Klamath Falls and Bend.

Individuals interested in learning more about becoming a disaster response volunteer in the local community and/or a responder for national deployments are encouraged to attend.

The Medford training will be from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, at the Red Cross Medford Office, 60 Hawthorne St., Medford. Topics will include a deployment overview and shelter fundamentals. 

No reservations are required. Questions about the training events may be directed to volunteer.cascades@redcross.org or 503-528-5624.