Galveston County MRC has public meetings at 6:00 pm on the second Wednesday of each month at our community room (Suite A-104). Located at 9850 Emmett F Lowry Expy. Texas City, TX 77591, Texas City, TX 77591. Come join us and bring a friend!
Volunteers building Healthy, Prepared and Resilient Communities.
To assist the community during public health emergencies and promote prevention and health education throughout the year.
The Galveston County Medical Reserve Corps (GCMRC) is a part of the National Medical Reserve Corps based in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR). The Galveston County Health District is the host agency for the GCMRC.
Complete the following two steps to volunteer. First, sign up with the Texas Disaster Volunteer Registry (TDVR). Next, complete the Galveston County Medical Reserve Corps application.
After selecting the link above:
Select Register Now
Select Add Organizations
Find Galveston County Organizations
Select the drop-down button next to Galveston County Organizations
Select the check box next to Galveston County Medical Reserve Corps
Enter your information, availability and skills
Select the link above, then:
Fill out the MRC application
You may submit the application via fax 409-938-2399, attn: Richard Pierce
Or, email the completed application to: MRC@gchd.org
If you prefer to speak or leave a message, call 409-938-2222.
Read the "Summary of Statutory Provisions Affecting the Liability of Providers in a Public Health Emergency", or, read other one-page summaries of Disaster-Related Legal Issues, prepared by the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Office of General Counsel.