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Volunteers in uniform <h2 class="sectHeading">Volunteer in your community</h2><p> Volunteering is a great way for you to give back to your community, learn new skills and make friends.</p><p>If you want to volunteer, choose a field that inspires you and interests you and which is in line with your talents. Volunteering with the firefighting and law enforcement usually requires you to wear a uniform so that you are protected and easily identifiable. </p><h2 class="sectHeading">Volunteering opportunities </h2><p>The City currently has the following volunteering-in-uniform opportunities available:<br></p><h4> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Departments/Disaster%20Risk%20Management%20Centre">Disaster Risk Management</a></h4><p> <strong></strong>Serve your community by assisting Disaster Risk Management with unpredictable disasters or during a crisis.</p> <span> <div class="notification with-heading white-copy yellow bg-darker-grey"><div class="graphic"> <i class="info citycard">​​</i></div><div class="desc"><h4>City Connect</h4><p> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Get-involved/Volunteer/disaster-risk-management-centre">Volunteer with the Disaster Risk Management Centre</a></p></div></div></span><a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Departments/Law%20Enforcement%20and%20Security%20Department"> </a> <h4> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Departments/Law%20Enforcement%20and%20Security%20Department">Law Enforcement</a></h4> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Departments/Law%20Enforcement%20and%20Security%20Department"></a> <p>Assist the Law Enforcement Department with by-law enforcement and operations.<br></p> <span> <div class="image-gallery-slider img-gal-1" id="img-gal-1" data-slide="1" data-slides="5" style="height:493.5px;"><div class="image-gallery-content" style="height:414px;">​​​ <figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-1"><img src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/VolunteersinUniform_GregehanoWillemse.jpg" class="responsive" alt="" style="display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p> <b><a href="https://youtu.be/sGP2D1fGgv8" title="Volunteers in Uniform - Gregehano" target="_blank">Gregehano - Fire Service, Health and Safety Specialist</a></b><i class="icon link-external"></i> </p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-2"><img src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/VolunteersinUniform_KateWilliams.jpg" class="responsive" alt="" style="display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p> <b> <a href="https://youtu.be/LFeH_vtW720" title="Volunteers in Uniform - Kate" target="_blank">Kate - Disaster Risk Management, Emergency Care Technician</a></b><i class="icon link-external"></i> </p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-3"><img src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/VolunteersinUniform_LennoxLeyile.jpg" class="responsive" alt="" style="display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p> <b><a href="https://youtu.be/tdqOLcZqpfU" title="Volunteers in Uniform - Lennox" target="_blank">Lennox - Law Enforcement, Auxiliary Officer</a></b><i class="icon link-external"></i> </p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-4"><img src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/VolunteersinUniform_RidwaanNero.jpg" class="responsive" alt="" style="display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p> <b><a href="https://youtu.be/Rm-f6P-2l20" title="Volunteers in Uniform - Ridwaan" target="_blank">Ridwaan - Law Enforcement, Auxiliary Officer</a></b><a href="https://youtu.be/Rm-f6P-2l20" title="Volunteers in Uniform - Ridwaan" target="_blank"><i class="icon link-external"></i></a> </p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-5"><img src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/VolunteersinUniform_Sarah.jpg" class="responsive" alt="" style="display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p> <b> <a href="https://youtu.be/tXK0M3e0-Fg" title="Volunteers in Uniform - Sarah">Sarah - Marine Unit, Law Enforcement, Auxiliary Officer</a></b> </p> </figcaption> </figure></div><div class="image-gallery-control"><div class="image-gallery-caption"><p> Volunteers in Uniform </p></div><div class="image-gallery-nav"><div class="nav-info">1 of 5<br></div><div class="slide-next"> <i class="icon arrow-white-next"></i>  </div><div class="slide-prev"> <i class="icon arrow-white-prev"></i>​​ </div></div></div></div> </span><span> <div class="notification with-heading white-copy yellow bg-darker-grey"><div class="graphic"> <i class="info citycard">​​</i></div><div class="desc"><h4>City Connect</h4><p> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Get-involved/Volunteer/law-enforcement-auxiliary-service">Volunteer with the Law Enforcement Auxiliary Service</a> </p></div></div></span> <h4> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Departments/Fire%20and%20Rescue%20Service%20Department"> Fire and Rescue Services<br></a></h4><p>Our Fire and Rescue Service Department gives volunteers the opportunity to serve as a reservist firefighter. You will undergo training and will be stationed at any of the City’s 30 <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/See-all-City-facilities/Our-service-facilities/Fire%20stations">fire stations</a>. </p> <span> <div class="notification with-heading white-copy yellow bg-darker-grey"><div class="graphic"> <i class="info citycard">​​</i></div><div class="desc"><h4>City Connect</h4><p> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Get-involved/Volunteer/reservist-firefighter">Volunteer as a reservist firefighter</a></p></div></div></span> <h2 class="sectHeading">Contact details </h2><p>For more information about volunteering in uniform, please contact one of the following representatives. </p><h4>Disaster Risk Management Centre</h4><p> <em>Telephone:<br><a>021 444 1500</a><br><br> Email:<br><a href="mailto:deon.leroux@capetown.gov.za">deon.leroux@capetown.gov.za</a></em></p><h4>Law Enforcement Auxiliary Services </h4><p> <em>Telephone:<br><a>021 951 5390</a><em><br><br> Email: <br> <a href="mailto:shaun.smith@capetown.gov.za">shaun.smith@capetown.gov.za</a></em></em></p> <em> <h4>Fire and Rescue Service Department</h4> <p> <em>Telephone:<br><em><a>021 444 0392</a></em><br><br> Email:<br><a href="mailto:gert.cilliers@capetown.gov.za">gert.cilliers@capetown.gov.za</a></em></p> </em>GP0|#289547d0-e779-4b66-96e7-0f6d2c9c53cc;L0|#0289547d0-e779-4b66-96e7-0f6d2c9c53cc|Volunteers in Uniform;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GPP|#7be56b1b-559e-4f74-b0b9-4e83eb5c9453;GPP|#4a553a67-2cba-4911-9745-a724e38b645a;GPP|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752Help us keep our communities safe by working alongside our safety and security team, including firefighters and law enforcement officers.0

 

 

 

 

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