Resource Centers still open for area flood victims
The American Red Cross and local partners will continue this week to aid those impacted by recent storms and floods. Multi-Agency Resource Centers (MARCs) will continue to be open in the Orange and Deweyville areas with new hours. MARC locations and times of operation are listed below:
Fixed MARCs open through Saturday, April 2:
West Orange-Cove School Administration Building
505 N 15th St.
Orange TX 77632
Hours: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Newton County PCP 4 Senior Citizen Center
43435 State Hwy 87 South
Orange, Texas 77614
Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Visitors can expect to meet with case workers who will help identify potential resources to aid in their recovery. Items such as food, water and cleaning supplies will be available. To ensure visitors receive the help they need, they should bring a utility bill, driver’s license or other document showing they live in the flood-affected home.
Families with flood-related needs but aren’t able to visit a Multi-Agency Resource Center are urged to call the American Red Cross at 1-866-526-8300.