Current Imelda Response information
If you become aware of someone who needs help that was impacted by the flooding they can bypass all by calling:
1-866-526-8300 and select option 3.
The number that always works, but may take
some time to get routed to service is 1-800-RED-CROSS to make it
easy to remember.
There were 1200 overnight stays across the
All Open Shelters:
???? Yankton Sr. Citizen Center 900 Whiting Drive Yankton
As you can see this is a mix of government and church contributed properties.?? Thank them.
For the latest status you can reach the national shelter system here:?? http://fw.to/ejaCDDW
for information on the national shelter system which covers all providers see: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Shelter_System
What to bring:
For folks that are headed to the shelters, we will of course accommodate their needs, in priority order based on need.?? We also understand that they may have left in a hurry.?? But like all evacuation shelter comfort and speed of aid can be helped by folks bringing with them:
??????Medications & Special medical equipment
Kevin KF5FUZ IT / DST American Red Cross TX