Programs & Services

Red Cross disaster responder handing a bottle of water to a little boy

Disaster Services

The Nebraska/SW Iowa Region is part of a nationwide network of Red Cross chapters that work together to respond to large-scale relief efforts.

Nebraska/SW Iowa First Aid Team

First Aid Team

The American Red Cross First Aid Services Team (FAST) provides one-of-a-kind emergency medical services in Lincoln, NE area.

Military service woman with her family

Services to the Armed Forces

The Red Cross helps military members, veterans and their families prepare for, cope with, and respond to the challenges of military service. Emergency communications, training, support to wounded warriors and veterans, and access to community resources helped more than 22,000 military families and veterans in Nebraska/SW Iowa last year.