The Vermont & the New Hampshire Upper Valley American Red Cross will host a training session for the town of Hancock, VT at the Hancock Town Hall as part of the Red Cross Local Disaster Shelter Initiative. The training will take place from 6:00pm - 8:30pm. Hancock residents will receive the training necessary to open a disaster shelter in their community when outside help is unavailable or delayed. Those who are interested should contact Jill Jesso-White at 802-747-0142 or firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Mindy Branstetter at 802-767-3415 or email@example.com. Larry Kupferman at the American Red Cross is also available by calling 802-660-9130, ext. 113 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.