Peterborough Floods

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Red Cross works with disaster services corporate partners to alleviate hardship of Peterborough residents

The Canadian Red Cross is responding to the needs of Peterborough residents after a state of emergency was called due to major flooding in the area. With the valuable help of disaster corporate partners The Home Depot and Wal-Mart, the Red Cross is providing assistance to evacuated residents who are lodged in three emergency centres.

A Guide to Floods: One step at a time

The floodwaters have gone down. The danger is past. But in your mind, you may still see the rising waters-and feel the fear and anxiety they caused. You may feel overwhelmed by the huge task of cleaning up your home and restoring your belongings.