Findabed helps Australia's bushfire evacuees get refuge

2020-02-23 09:05:26    阅读:150930

More than 3,500 people across Australia and overseas have volunteered their home,

paddocks and properties for fire evacueesSet up just five days ago, Find A Bed is a service aimed at helping those displaced by the bushfire crisis and already scores have been relocated and the service is receiving new offers of assistance every minuteErin Riley, from Razorback, NSW, set up the service on New Years Eve when she tweeted out that she had paddocks available for anyone in need of relocating their animals. She was overwhelmed by the number of people who also want

ed to volunteer their homes and landAs a PHD student in Community Engagement Erin had the skills to set up a website and now has a team of 40 volunteers helping to run social media and co-ordinate placementsShe said: Findabed is started just five days ago and its an online database where people can alert people if they have a spare room, holiday home or paddocks. Weve had volunteers from all over Australia and all over the world, even New Zealand and Canada." If you need to be 388kj香港马会资料 relocated please contact Findabed on 02 7202 6588If youd like to offer accommodation or paddocks for Finda

bed please register online here. Daniel Ferguson, from Snake Valley, has also launched a similar service near Ballarat called

Helping Homes.