New Jersey Home Fire Safety Campaign
The Red Cross is working to reduce death and injury from home fires by 25% by 2020.
American Red Cross Home Fire Campaign
Do You Need A Smoke Alarm?
Help us Sound the Alarm
This spring, the Red Cross will launch Sound the Alarm, a series of home fire safety and smoke alarm installation events nationwide. Volunteers will install 100,000 free smoke alarms in high risk neighborhoods, culminating in the installation of the one millionth smoke alarm!
Since 2014, the Red Cross, in partnership with fire departments and other local groups, has visited homes installing free smoke alarms, replacing batteries in existing alarms and providing fire prevention and safety education to prevent needless tragedies. Join us today in helping to save lives.
Join us to Sound the Alarm in New Jersey as we install thousands of free smoke alarms. Working together in communities across New Jersey, the Red Cross, fire departments, businesses, employee groups, nonprofits, neighborhood leaders and others are mobilizing resources and volunteers to stamp out needless fire deaths. Together, we can save lives.
Get InvolvedThere are several ways you can get involved with Sound the Alarm:
We welcome organizations, corporate groups and clubs to join us in this lifesaving effort.
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Home Fire Campaign Going Strong In New JerseySince the launch of the campaign in October, 2014, Red Cross and partners have:
Home Fire Campaign in Action
Thank You To Our Sound The Alarm National Sponsors
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 New Jersey region provides installation services in their 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, please visit redcross.org/homefire.