Shelter Operations Wind Down; Red Cross Opens One-On-One Casework

By KBJR News 1

Shelter Operations Wind Down; Red Cross Opens One-On-One Casework

June 26, 2012 Updated Jun 26, 2012 at 11:22 AM CST

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- The American Red Cross has closed its shelter at 802 East Central Entrance in Duluth and will now begin their one-on-one casework.

Volunteers will be available to evaluate and help meet the needs of those affected by the Northland flooding last week.

Residents affected by the floods who would like assistance from the Red Cross should call the Northland Chapter.

The Red Cross will continue to provide meals jointly with the Salvation Army to the Fond du Lac neighborhood this week.

Three Emergency Response Vehicles will continue to hand out snacks, drinks and clean-up kits to residents and volunteers working on clean-up efforts in the area.

Clean up kits can also be picked up at the Northland Chapter of the Red Cross at 2524 Maple Grove Road in Duluth,

If you would like to help people affected by disasters, you can make a donation to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief by visiting theRed Cross Website.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns