Welcome to the Emergency Volunteer Center of Santa Clara County website! EVC is a disaster preparedness and response program designed to increase the capacity of the community to respond to and recover from disasters through the effective coordination of spontaneous volunteer resources.

In this website, you will find information about how EVC is structured in Santa Clara County, trainings available to EVC staff and resources designed for establishing and operating an EVC.

EVC Video

EVC Library


“Working Together With Spontaneous Volunteers”, Module 4 in the EVC
E-learning series, is now available for users and members to view in the Library.

Module 4 title image

This publication is supported by Award No. 2009-0019, awarded by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Office of Grants and Training (G&T). The opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Homeland Security.