Red Cross, partners extend resource center hours for Orange, Newton, Deweyville
Red Cross, Local Partners Extend Newton, Orange and Deweyville Resource Center Hours for Area Flood Victims
Beaumont, TX - March 23, 2016Hours at the Newton, Orange and Deweyville Multi-Agency Resource Centers (MARCs) are being extended to better serve families impacted by storms and floods. Families who visit the centers now have a longer window of time to meet with case workers who will help identify potential resources to aid in their recovery.
WHAT: Newton, Orange and Deweyville MARCs
WHEN: Hours are now 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. each day except this Sunday.
WHERE: Fixed resource centers are available at the locations below:
1st Baptist Church
319 Main St.
Newton, TX 67114
Deweyville High School
Orange, TX 77632Orange
"Old 15th St Administration Building"
505 N 15th St.
Orange TX 77632
The mobile resource center, available at the locations below, will continue to operate between 2 - 8 p.m.Thursday-Friday, Mar. 24 - 25:
Trout Creek Baptist Church
1509 FM 1004
Kirbyville, TX 75959
Saturday, Mar. 26 and Monday Mar. 28 (not open on Sunday)
United Pentecostal Church Bon Weir
133 FM 1416
Bon Weir, TX 75928
Items such as food, water and cleaning supplies will be available at the centers.
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.
Regional Communications Officer
American Red Cross
Texas Gulf Coast Region