Red Cross Efforts on Staten Island

 

    I received the following update from The Red Cross today:

    The Red Cross has provided the following services in Staten Island:


    Tuesday, November 13:


    24,841             meals and snacks served to residents            


    384                  people contacted through in-person outreach to assess their needs including counseling and referrals to organizations and agencies including FEMA


     


    To Date:


    244,935           meals and snacks served to residents.


    80,860             bulk cleaning supplies, toiletries and additional materials distributed


    9,860               clean-up and comfort kits distributed


    3,075               people contacted through in-person outreach to assess their needs including counseling and referrals to organizations and agencies including FEMA


     


    Across the New York City region:


    1,187,456        meals and snacks served to residents.


    607,175           bulk cleaning supplies, toiletries and additional materials distributed


    26,600             clean-up and comfort kits distributed


    30,372             people contacted through in-person outreach to assess their needs including counseling and referrals to organizations and agencies including FEMA


     


    Red Cross relief workers continue to deliver hot meals and supplies into affected communities. Locations of sites can be accessed at http://newsroom.redcross.org


     


    For additional information on our response, visit www.nyredcross.org.