Local relief group trying to equip emergency medical relief workers statewide

Posted on Tuesday, February 22, 2011 1:00pm


A Santa Barbara County based relief agency has created hundreds of backpack first aid kits in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties for medical professionals who are part of a volunteer group organized to help during disasters. KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports Direct Relief International is expanding that effort statewide, to try to outfit more than 4600 volunteers.

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