The thousands of staff and volunteers of the Red Cross are here for you with emergency aid when you need it most, and also advice and assistance to help you recover from a disaster or become better prepared to face one in the future.
If your home received structural damage from the storms recently, please contact Red Cross at 1-800-Red-Cross or 1-800-733-2767.
If you are needing assistance with food replacement or other assistance related to prolonged power outages, please contact United Way at 211 or go online at https://arkansas211.org/
Contact Us. We’re Here to Help.
American Red Cross in Arkansas offices open Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm. El Dorado and Searcy offices are staffed by volunteers; please give them a call before stopping by in the event they may be out of office on response. Emergency calls are answered every day and night around the clock. For military emergencies please call 1-877-272-7337 anytime, day or night.
Find Open Shelters
Due to the coronavirus public health emergency, group shelters are not currently being utilized for emergency housing for those displaced following a disaster. Please call 1-800-REDCROSS for assistance.
Take the first steps back to normal life after an emergency with our recovery guides.
Prepare for Emergencies
Want to feel confident that you can keep yourself and your loved ones safe if disaster strikes? Or gain the peace of mind that comes from knowing you have the skills to handle an emergency? At the Red Cross, we call that “preparedness” and we’re here to help you achieve it.
Get Red Cross Training for Your Organization
Get Help With:
OSHA-compliant training or other safety and preparedness training by our experts
On-site training at your location by our expert instructors
Train-the-trainer program where we train indivuduals in your organization to conduct Red Cross training for your staff