In-Home Smoke Alarm Installation Request

  • In-Home Smoke Alarm Installation Request
     
The American Red Cross Gold Country Region is making homes fire resistant through the Home Fire Campaign. At no cost to you, we would like to demonstrate some simple changes in the home that could protect you and your family from a home fire. Plus, we are offering you FREE smoke alarms! Yes! We are offering you a smoke alarm (or more, depending on need) and the installation for FREE!

Please answer ALL the questions to request a visit. All demonstration and services will be done by Red Cross-trained volunteers and/or licensed/insured professionals. Below is what you can expect from our visit:

  • Installed smoke alarms
  • Guidance in the development of a Family Disaster Plan.
  • Valuable Emergency Preparedness tips and information

Please note: this form is ONLY for residents of the 24-county Gold Country Region.

1. The Red Cross and its partners will install a limited number of free smoke alarms for those who cannot afford to purchase smoke alarms or for those who are physically unable to install a smoke alarm.

2. The Red Cross installs a limited number of specialized bedside alarms for individuals who are deaf or hard-of-hearing.

3. A number of organizations are partnering with the Red Cross to accomplish the goals of our Home Fire Campaign. Depending on where you live and other factors, it is possible that we will forward your request to one of our partner organizations so they can contact you to set up an appointment.

4. The Gold Country Region provides installation services in our 24-county region only. If you live outside of this area and would like to identify your local region office, please visit RedCross.org (or call 1-800-REDCROSS).

5. If you are able to purchase and install your own smoke alarm, but would like information on home fire safety and smoke alarm installation, click here.