Two People Get Help After Groton Fire

The Red Cross is helping with emergency housing, food and clothing needs.

GROTON, CONN., February 17, 2014 – The American Red Cross is helping two people with emergency housing, food and clothing needs after an overnight fire on G Street in Groton. Red Cross volunteers Ann Ashe and Tinker Decoteau responded to assist the family.

The Red Cross is also providing comfort kits containing 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.

American Red Cross disaster assistance is free of charge, a gift made possible by generous donations and the work of volunteers.