Mr. Fred Rogers talks about how to find hope during a catastrophe. Every 8 minutes, the American Red Cross responds to a disaster; providing emergency shelter, hot meals and financial support to families in need. When you look for the helpers, you’ll know that there’s hope.
In the past year your Montana Red Cross:
Provided services to 417 military families
Collected 37,800 units of life-saving blood at 2,044 blood drives
Red Cross disaster relief focuses on meeting people's immediate emergency needs caused by disaster. When disaster threatens or strikes, the Red Cross provides shelter, food, and emotional health service to address basic human needs and assist individuals and families in resuming their normal daily activities independently.
The Red Cross also feeds emergency workers like fire fighters and police, handles inquiries from concerned family members outside the disaster area, provides blood and blood products to disaster victims, and helps them access other available resources.
If you have been affected by a disaster and require American Red Cross services, please call 1-800-ARC-MONT.
Become "Red Cross Ready" to face a natural disaster or other emergency by learning how to prepare and protect your home and loved ones, school and students, or workplace and employees.
The Red Cross, working with its emergency partners, meets the immediate, disaster-caused needs families have for emergency shelter, food, and health and mental health services. If you need help following an emergency, please call 1-800-ARC-MONT.
The American Red Cross of Montana is proud to provide services for the United States Armed Forces, including emergency communications, financial assistance, and programs for veterans. To request assistance call 1-877-272-7337.
Health & Safety
The Red Cross is the nation’s leading provider of health and safety courses, such as CPR, First Aid and Lifeguarding. Each year, more than 9 million Americans participate in our training programs, including first responders, educators and babysitters.
Your donations of blood are what make the American Red Cross the largest single supplier of blood and blood products in the U.S. Each year, nearly 4 million people donate blood through the Red Cross, helping to provide more than 40% of America’s blood supply.
The American Red Cross helps vulnerable people around the world to prevent, prepare for, and respond to disasters, complex humanitarian emergencies, and life-threatening health conditions.