Beaufort News

Red Cross to hold training sessions

The Carolina Lowcountry Chapter of the American Red Cross will hold orientation and disaster services classes for new volunteers at its Bluffton offices, 59 Sheridan Park Circle. Classes are 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 20, Oct. 6 and Oct. 18.

To register, go to and click on "Take a Class" or call 843- 757-7437.

The Red Cross also needs licensed health professionals to help those affected by home fires or other disasters.

A health-services response workshop will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Bluffton office. Health-services volunteers will learn to assess the needs of Red Cross disaster clients and provide them assistance.

Details: Jane, or 843-785-4750