Australian Red Cross - Ararat Unit
The Ararat Red Cross has 2 units. One being a fundraiser and community support service whilst the other is in Emergency Management.
Ararat Red Cross is a volunteer organisation and holds 2 fundraisers each year to raise money for Red Cross Projects. They have a luncheon on Melbourne Cup Day and a Christmas luncheon as well. They also support the library at the Ararat hospital and make Trauma Teddies for the Hospital, Day Care and Medical Center.
The Emergency Management unit provides some catering, registration of evacuees in an emergency, trauma counselling and first aide.