American Red Cross Helping Three People After Providence Fire

The American Red Cross is helping two adults and one child with emergency housing and food needs after they were displaced by a fire today on Swift Street in Providence. The Red Cross is also providing comfort kits, containing age and gender appropriate personal care items such as toothbrushes, deodorant, shaving supplies and other items... Continue Reading →


Shelters Open in Rhode Island After Blizzard

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Effective immediately, Governor Lincoln D. Chafee has granted limited access for travel for those individuals who do not currently have heat, electricity or who require immediate life safety needs. Other non-emergency travel is still subject to the statewide traffic restriction at this time. Shelters are open in several locations to provide a... Continue Reading →

American Red Cross Winter Storm Information Resources

Here's a handy consolidation of Red Cross links to information that will help you weather the storm. Winter Storm Safety checklist (includes generator safety): Winter Storm Safety page: Power Outage checklist: Power Outage page: Generator Safety tips are also on Power Outage Checklist: Fire Safety & Prevention Checklist: Home... Continue Reading →

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