American Red Cross Aids Three After East Durham Fire
POUGHKEEPSIE, NY (December 10, 2018) - Volunteers from the Mid-Hudson Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross provided immediate emergency aid to a family of three after a fire that occurred early Monday morning on Jennings Road in East Durham (Greene County).
The Red Cross provided financial assistance for necessities such as shelter, food and clothing to two adults and a thirteen-year-old child. Volunteers also offered emotional support and comfort kits containing personal care items. In the coming days, Red Cross staff and volunteers will remain available to help those affected by the fire as they navigate the road to recovery.