Red Cross Helping Family of Two After Monday Night Fire in New London

NEW LONDON, CONN., AUGUST 20, 2013 – The American Red Cross is helping a family of two after a fire late Monday night on Ocean Avenue in New London. The Red Cross is providing help with emergency housing, food and clothing needs.

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.