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    Centers opened by trained Red Cross volunteers to assist people who have sustained damage in a major disaster or large-scale emergency that disrupts the normal functioning of a community. Disaster victims meet with caseworkers who assess their needs and supply clothing, rent assistance, beds and bedding, necessary furniture, cooking and eating utensils, occupational supplies, prescription medication, small appliances and other necessities.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    American Red Cross - Disaster Relief keepThe American Red Cross of Southeastern Pennsylvania provides safe shelter, food, emergency relief supplies, emotional support and health services to people in need following a disaster like a home fire or flood.Philadelphia*American Red Cross - Southeastern PA ChapterAmerican Red Cross, Pennsylvania Dan KEEP
    American Red Cross, Hanover - Adams ChapterThe American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization led by volunteers and guided by its congressional charter and the fundamental principles of the international Red Cross movement, will provide relief to victims of disaster, and help people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. Provides:
  • Blood to hospitals
  • Disaster relief services - available 24 hours-a-day
  • Communications for members of the armed forces and their families - available 24 hours-a-day
  • Community disaster preparedness and prevention education programs
  • Health & safety education: CPR, first aid, pet first aid, babysitter's training, preventing disease transmission, automatic external defibrillator
  • Health & safety and disaster education for youth
  • Nurse aid testing 2x a week
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Red Cross school clubs
  • VA program provides veterans with transportation to the VA medical centers Adams County Location: 230 Greenamyer Lane Gettysburg, PA 17325
  • YorkAmerican Red Cross, Hanover - Adams ChapterAmerican Red Cross of South Central Pennsylvania
    American Red Cross - International Social ServicesAmerican Red Cross helps families separated internationally when: * Location of families that have been separated internationally as a result of war, disaster, migration or other humanitarian emergency. * Families have tried normal channels of communicating first and unsuccessfulWashingtonGreene and Washington County OfficesAmerican Red Cross Southwestern Pennsylvania Chapter
    American Red Cross Lehigh- Bucks Emergency ServicesProvides food and shelter in emergencies. Assists armed services and their families. Teaches lifesaving skills. Collects blood and more.BucksAmerican Red Cross Lehigh-Valley Bucks ChapterAmerican Red Cross Eastern Pennsylvania Region
    American Red Cross National HeadquartersResponds to natural and man-made disasters, such as hurricanes, floods, fires, transportation accidents, etc.) throughout the U.S. The focus is on meeting people's immediate emergency needs caused by the disaster. In addition they also feed the emergency workers that respond to the disaster. To locate a missing relative, to register oneself, to view the existing list of registrants, go the following International Committee of the Red Cross web site: http://www.familylinks.icrc.org/2025 E St NW, Washington DC (American Red Cross National Headquarters)American Red Cross National Headquarters
    American Red Cross North Central PA Chapter Disaster ServicesProvide shelter and meals to those seeking refuge from a hurricane or flood or in the wake of a tornado, earthquake, or hazardous materials incident. In addition to these services, the core of Red Cross disaster relief activities is the assistance given to individuals and families affected by disaster. This assistance is geared toward meeting immediate emergency needs, providing the means for them to pay for what they need most - from groceries, new clothing, and rent to emergency home repairs, transportation, household items, medicines, and tools. The Red Cross also helps those needing long-term recovery assistance when other resources are not available or are inadequate. Relief work also includes:
    • Feeding emergency workers
    • Referring those affected by disaster to other available resources
    • Handling inquiries from concerned family members outside the disaster area
    • Coordinating and transporting incoming local donations to other areas affected by disasters
    • Providing blood and blood products to disaster victims
    Union*American Red Cross - North Central PA ChapterAmerican Red Cross, Pennsylvania Dan KEEP
    American Red Cross of Northwestern PA - BradfordPrevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. Services include disaster relief, lifesaving blood, training & certification, military families and international services.McKeanAmerican Red Cross of Northwestern PA - BradfordAmerican Red Cross of Northwestern PA
    American Red Cross of Northwestern PA - DuBoisPrevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. Services include disaster relief, lifesaving blood, training & certification, military families and international services.ClearfieldAmerican Red Cross of Northwestern PA - DuBoisAmerican Red Cross of Northwestern PA
    American Red Cross of Northwestern PA - Warren County ChapterOffers disaster preparedness and prevention education, health and safety education including CPR, First Aid, Babysitting, and Pet First Aid and Junior Red Cross Club. Maintains 24/7 Armed Forces Emergency services for military families and partners with the Red Cross Blood Services. WarrenAmerican Red Cross of Northwestern PA - Warren County ChapterAmerican Red Cross of Northwestern PA
    American Red Cross Southwestern Pennsylvania Chapter - Greene CountyProvides relief to the victims of disasters, facilitates emergency messages between our deployed men and women in uniform and their loved ones here at home, as well as trains individuals in vital lifesaving skills, such as First Aid, CPR, AED, babysitting. Also provides smoke alarmsGreeneGreene and Washington County OfficesAmerican Red Cross Southwestern Pennsylvania Chapter
    American Red Cross, York ChapterThe American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization led by volunteers and guided by its congressional charter and the fundamental principles of the international Red Cross movement, will provide relief to victims of disaster, and help people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. Provides:
  • Blood to hospitals
  • Disaster relief services - available 24 hours-a-day
  • Communications for members of the armed forces and their families - available 24 hours-a-day
  • Community disaster preparedness and prevention education programs
  • Health & safety education: CPR, first aid, pet first aid, babysitter's training, preventing disease transmission, automatic external defibrillator
  • Health & safety and disaster education for youth
  • Nurse aid testing 2x a week
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Red Cross school clubs
  • York*American Red Cross - South Central Pennsylvania ChapterAmerican Red Cross of South Central Pennsylvania
    Emergency Services-Scranton-American Red Cross of Wyoming ValleyOur chapter provides food and shelter in emergency and disaster-related situations, assists members of our armed forces and their families, teaches lifesaving skills and so much more.LackawannaAmerican Red Cross Scranton OfficeAmerican Red Cross of Wyoming Valley

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