West, TX Disaster Response FAQs

The American Red Cross is known for its disaster relief & emergency management efforts.
“Our hearts go out to everyone affected by this week’s tragic events in Texas and Boston,” said Trevor Riggen, vice president of Disaster Operations for the Red Cross.

For general inquiries, e-mail the American Red Cross of Central Texas at centraltexasregion@redcross.org or call 512.928.4271.

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AFFECTED RESIDENTS/SURVIVORS

Joint Assistance Center - Feeding, supplies, Casework, Etc.

West Knights of Columbus Hall

2547 Jerry Mascheck Dr.

West, TX

Located 2 miles north of West, just off of Exit 355 – County Line East

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RESOURCES AND INFORMATION

Please click here for detailed information about any of the following:

--HOSPITALS

--PET SERVICES

--BLOOD DONATIONS

--IN-KIND DONATIONS

--CURRENT VOLUNTEERS

--DONATION REQUESTS/INFORMATION

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SPONTANEOUS VOLUNTEERS

During times of disaster, the Red Cross responds quickly and efficiently with trained volunteers to begin caring for people's immediate needs. At this time, the American Red Cross is not accepting spontaneous volunteers for this specific disaster response. If you are interested in volunteering in the future, please visit our website at www.redcross.org/Austin

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MEDIA INQUIRIES

Anita Foster, Chief Communications Officer

American Red Cross North Texas Region

(817) 296-0612