There several ways to become eligible to help in a public health emergency. Please choose whichever path works best for you:

  • Join the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC). A medical background is not necessary; click here to learn more about the MRC and how to volunteer.
  • Become a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) member.
  • Sign up for the Georgia State Emergency Registry of Volunteers (SERVGA). A medical background is not necessary. Please go to and see their FAQ page for more information.