"Building a Community with Compassion"
Joint Powers Authority (JPA)

The HSSC has partnered with the JPA and Stanislaus County Animal Services to provide assistance in a disaster period.  This includes:
  • Supporting Animal Services
  • Augmenting Animal Services Staff
  • Providing Transport
  • Providing Rescue Personnel
  • Providing Veterinary Assistance (If available)
  • Providing Temporary Shelter
  • Stray Recovery Services
If you're interested in becoming an EMERGENCY volunteer during a disaster please notify us with the following information:
  • Name
  • Address
  • Contact Numbers
  • How you can help
  • Can you foster during an emergency
  • Can you transport during an emergency
  • Can you commit to training for emergency situations
All persons on the Emergency Response Team (ERT) must:
  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Have their own transportation with current insurance
  • Be able to commit to training events (zero misses are allowed)
  • Be able to follow directions of HSSC executive staff or Animal Services Staff
  • Be physically able to work long and stressful hours in the event of a disaster
  • Be cleared by their GP to perform rescue duties
Mail to for more information.
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