New Brunswick News and Stories
Canadian Red Cross volunteers provide ‘care and compassion’ in Moncton
In the days leading up to the service for three RCMP officers killed in the line of duty, the Canadian Red Cross was asked to assist in whatever way possible the thousands of law enforcement officers, fire fighters, paramedics, military personnel and search and rescue volunteers in attendance that day.
Canadian Red Cross New Brunswick Derailment Response
When derailment of a locomotive and 19 of 122 cars of a CN Rail train resulted in fire in several derailed petroleum tank cars forced the evacuation of more than 100 people from homes in a rural area in northwest New Brunswick, a team of Canadian Red Cross disaster volunteers was in place within hours to help.
Swimming lessons are for life
An average of 400 Canadians drown each year. While the ability to swim is important, swimming skills alone aren’t always enough to save a life.