The Macon County Health Department is hosting a Community Volunteer Corps (CVC) Volunteer Symposium on September 8th at the Macon County Expo Center. The symposium is free and open to anyone interested in volunteering for public health emergency response. The CVC is a community group trained to help with public health emergencies. The symposium is filled with various speakers. There will also be hands-on learning sessions covering CPR, wound packing and tourniquet application. Registration is required. To register, call the Macon County Health Department at 660-395-4711.