Disaster Spiritual Care Provider (DSCP)
Disaster Spiritual Care Providers (DSCP) are specially trained to provide spiritual and emotional care following disasters. Understanding the church as the body of Christ in the world, DSCPs reach out from the faith community to help disaster survivors connect with spiritual, emotional and basic life resources.
DSCPs do not provide traditional, ongoing counseling. The purpose of the DSCP is:
Participants receive a badge identifying them as a Disaster Spiritual Care Provider for the Florida Conference. A background check is required.
Must be 18 or older and complete Disaster 101: Basic Disaster Ministry Training before receiving a badge.
The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church
450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815
(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011