1 minute readDisaster, Health & Safety

Flooding in the Northeast: Red Cross Responds

Many families across New England, especially in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, have been dealing with flood waters. Local Red Cross chapters have been responding by providing shelter with food, and we expect to carry out some disaster assessment in the coming days.

To follow the flooding situation, follow our Disaster Online Newsroom.

This is the season for heavy rains and flooding – how prepared are you for these natural disasters? Firstly, remember to review our Flood Safety Checklist.

We also have some safety tips gathered from North Dakota residents in the video below – locals who live near the Red River have lived through severe flooding in the last couple years.