A personal disaster typically affects a single family. It could be a house fire or sewage backup. When personal disasters strike, the Canadian Red Cross provides food, shelter, clothing and essential supplies for up to 72 hours.
Through a network of trained volunteers throughout the country, the Canadian Red Cross can respond to disasters quickly wherever and whenever they strike. 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
If you have been affected by a personal disaster, such as a house fire, Contact Us:
North West Territories
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
For assistance in the GTA, call 416-676-8559
Red Cross volunteers located throughout the country are essential to ensuring families affected by disasters receive assistance quickly. Find out how you can and start helping families near you.
A family near you may have lost everything. You can help. Your financial support can help a family immediately following a disaster. Donate now