Volunteer Overview

How to Become a Volunteer


Step 1:  Register Using the Volunteer Form

Step 2: Read Volunteer Orientation for your role (select below)

Step 3: Connect with a Volunteer Team. Once your have signed volunteer forms, you will get an email from [email protected] with more information about your volunteer role.

  • Boaters: Follow instructions https://www.cajunnavyrelief.com/about-us/connect-on-zello/ to Download Zello and Connect to the Cajun Navy Relief Main ChannelOnce we have boots on the ground, our Scout team we will be providing more information regarding staging areas.
  • Dispatch and Vetters:  Watch Noggin Training Video
    • To access these, you must be logged into Noggin. To find them, you must be logged into your computer/laptop or on the desktop view in your device browser. Hover over the silhouette icon to access a drop-down menu. Click on “help”. On the help screen, locate the heading “Knowledge Base”. Click on the last item “Self-guided Learning”. This is a bit more advanced than the training video shown on the dashboard.On the dashboard, there is a Cajun Navy specific training video. To access this, make sure you have the “home” tab highlighted under the OCA logo. In the tabs under “Home”, go all the way to the right (you may have an arrow indicating that there are more tabs listed) to “Support Material”. Under that tab, you will see “Noggin OCA – Cajun Navy Support Center Walkthrough Video”, That is our agency specific training video

Click Below to Learn More about Each Volunteer Role


Gather and Prioritize Rescue Requests


Dispatch Rescue Teams


Execute Evacuations and Rescues



SUPPORT Volunteers, ASSIST volunteers
who are working with evacuees in crisis.
Provide interpersonal and emotional
support for organization, volunteers,
and the persons we assist.

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Support Organization and Teams.
Examples of Expert Knowledge Include Tech Support,
Web Masters, Medical Triage, USAR
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