The services offered by voluntary sector organisations have been categorised under the following headings:
This guide does not contain an exhaustive list of services that may be available. The nature, range and scale of services offered by the voluntary sector may alter depending upon the context of the emergency situation and the resources available at the time.
Not all services may be available in all locations. The exact contribution from the various voluntary sector organisations should be clarified in discussion with them, should an agency or SCG wish to explore greater collaboration. Organisations can generally provide a flexible offer and may have access to mutual aid on a cross-border, national or even international basis.