The American Red Cross is helping 11 people after fires overnight in Canterbury and Norwich.
In Canterbury, the Red Cross is helping a family of two with emergency housing, food and clothing needs after a fire on Westminster Road.
The Red Cross is providing help with emergency food and clothing needs to nine people after a fire on Broadway in Norwich.
The Red Cross is also providing comfort kits, containing age and gender appropriate personal care items such as toothbrushes, deodorant, shaving supplies and other items a family might not have been able to gather in the rush to escape the fire. Children's kits include a stuffed toy.
American Red Cross disaster assistance is free of charge, a gift made possible by generous donations and the work of volunteers. For more information about the Red Cross and how you can help, visit http://www.redcross.org/ct.