Red Cross NH Volunteers Respond to Home Fire in Hillsborough

Red Cross responding to home fire
All American Red Cross disaster assistance is free, made possible by voluntary donations of time and money from people in our communities.

American Red Cross New Hampshire Region’s Disaster Action Team has responded to client needs following a single family home fire at 28 Autumn Road in Hillsborough this evening.

Red Cross volunteers Helen Champa and Brent Edmonds provided immediate disaster relief for residents of the home. Six adults and one 15 year old were provided with immediate financial assistance for food, clothing, lodging, shoes and transportation costs. Four dogs are safe from the fire while three cats are unaccounted for.

American Red Cross New Hampshire Disaster Action Team is comprised of volunteers who are available to respond at any time of day or night to disasters in their communities or surrounding towns provide disaster relief and emotional comfort to those affected by emergencies or disasters. All American Red Cross disaster assistance is free, made possible by voluntary donations of time and money from people in our communities.

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The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org/nh or visit us on Twitter at @NHRedCross.