Red Cross

5 Displaced by Fire in MansfieldRed Cross is providing shelter and "comfort kits."
Dozens Homeless After Waterbury FiresWaterbury officials say fires at a condominium complex and a multifamily home have left nearly 50 people homeless.
Fire Displaces Elderly and Disabled Residents
Fire Routs Meriden Apartment Building
Hot Weather Safety Tips From The Red CrossSummer safety tips from the Red Cross.
Urgent Need For Red Cross Blood DonorsBetween the Independence Day holiday and the recent hot weather, Connecticut blood drive donations are down.
Storm Sandy Recovery Fund Still Has MillionsSeven months after Superstorm Sandy, the Red Cross still hasn't spent more than a third of the $303 million it raised to assist victims of the storm, a strategy the organization says will help address needs that weren't immediately apparent in the disaster's wake.
Connecticut Region Red Cross Sends Help To BostonThe Red Cross in Connecticut has sent some 100 units of blood products to Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston
Wind-Whipped Fire Spread To Nearby HomesTorrington officials are trying to determine the cause of a house fire that was fueled by high winds and spread to two nearby homes. No one was injured.
Red Cross Storm Preparation AdviceThe Red Cross has issued advice on how to prepare for the coming winter storm.
"Moderate" Damage From Fire To Naugatuck Home
Survival Tips: Changing Hurricane Victims Into Hurricane SurvivorsTwo decades after experiencing a nearly total loss in Hurricane Andrew, journalist Al Sunshine shares his personal experience and veteran advice to those recovering in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.