AmeriCares Help Arrives in Oklahoma
Medical aid and relief supplies from Stamford -based AmeriCares are now arriving in Oklahoma to help survivors of the devastating tornado witch tore through the Oklahoma City suburbs Monday.
Medicine, water and urgently needed relief supplies were delivered in the first 48 hours after the storm.The AmeriCares disaster response team is on the ground in the tornado -ravaged area.
Aid deliveries include,Tetanus vaccines to protect residents and first responders digging through the rubble.Insulin and medicines for Medcare United Charitable Pharmacy at Oklahoma University Hospital in Oklahoma City, which fills prescriptions for low-income and uninsured patients.Wound care supplies, emergency kits and flashlights for Crossings Community Clinic in Oklahoma City and bottled water for food banks serving as aid distribution centers.
For more information or to donate go to americares.org.