Anoka County Medical Reserve
The mission of the Medical Reserve Corps is to improve the health and safety of communities across the country by organizing and utilizing public health, medical, and other volunteers.
The Medical Reserve Corps of Anoka County (MRC-AC) is a
countywide resource of volunteers who
strengthen our community by preparing for and responding to local
public health emergencies and assisting with key public health initiatives.
The purpose of the MRC-AC is to:
Our goal is to have pre-identified, trained and
credentialed volunteers ready to assist
during large-scale emergencies that threaten the health of our communities.
In 2002, former President Bush initiated the creation of the MRC. It is a partner program with Citizen Corps, a national network of volunteers dedicated to ensuring hometown security. Citizen Corps, along with AmeriCorps, Senior Corps, and the Peace Corps, is part of the USA Freedom Corps, which promotes volunteerism and service nationwide.
For more information about the Medical Reserve Corps program, please visit www.medicalreservecorps.gov.
Medical Reserve Corps of Anoka County Volunteer Handbook
Click here to view a copy of our Volunteer Handbook.