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Ann O'Brien Schmieg

By Ann O'Brien Schmieg

Hurricane Sandy Resources and Information

Mon, October 29, 2012

Hurricane Sandy Resources and Information

If you need emergency assistance due to the hurricane, please dial 3-1-1 (215-686-8686) for the City of Philadelphia. Pennsylvania residents may sign up for additional alerts in your area by going to and registering in your county. Dial 2-1-1 (1-877-652-1148) for help in Southern New Jersey. All counties may go to for assistance.

Hurricane Sandy Volunteers Needed

Volunteer today to help our neighbors stay safe and secure amidst Hurricane Sandy.

If you live in New Jersey:

Contact the governor's office of volunteerism by calling the state's emergency volunteer response hotline at 1-800-JERSEY7.

If you live in Southeastern Pennsylvania:

Fill out the attached paperwork and send it to Leslie R. Fletcher from the American Red Cross at or by calling (215) 405-8558 or (267) 246-4521. Please do not let paperwork stand in your way as volunteers may get involved for 7 days before having to complete the background check completely.

Download the Membership Application

Contact us at or (215) 665-2501 with any questions or to request more information.