The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center predicts another above-normal Atlantic hurricane season. The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) is preparing as part of its recurring initiatives in Southern New England. Regional EDS teams in CT are prepared to respond with immediate feeding, hydration, and other key resources and have been provided instruction in COVID service guidelines during operations and distributions.
About The Salvation Army:
The Salvation Army annually helps nearly 23 million Americans overcome poverty, addiction and economic hardships through a range of social services. By providing food for the hungry, emergency relief for disaster survivors, rehabilitation for those suffering from drug and alcohol abuse, and clothing and shelter for people in need, The Salvation Army is doing the most good at 7,600 centers of operation around the country. In the first-ever listing of “America’s Favorite Charities” by The Chronicle of Philanthropy, The Salvation Army ranked as the country’s largest privately funded, direct-service nonprofit.
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