You are not alone! The thousands of staff and volunteers of the Red Cross are here for you with emergency aid when you need it most, and also advice and assistance to help you recover from a disaster or become better prepared to face one in the future.
If you need immediate assistance, please contact your local Red Cross chapter.
Disaster Relief & Recovery
Find Open Shelters
Use our tool to find a safe shelter to welcome you during an emergency.
Contact and Locate Loved Ones
Reconnect with family, in the US or overseas, during or after a crisis.
Prepare for Emergencies
Want to feel confident that you can keep yourself and your loved ones safe if disaster strikes? Or gain the peace of mind that comes from knowing you have the skills to handle an emergency? At the Red Cross, we call that “preparedness” and we’re here to help you achieve it.