The American Red Cross is a humanitarian organization, led by volunteers, that provides relief to victims of disasters and helps people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. It does this through services that are consistent with its congressional charter and the fundamental principles of the International Red Cross Movement. These are Humanity, Impartiality, Neutrality, Independence, Voluntary Service, Unity, and Universality.
American Red Cross Provides:
Armed Forces Emergency Services
Health and Safety Preparedness
Don't wait until an emergency situation has happened to learn what you could have done. Red Cross Courses are being held in Vernon. All students must be pre-registered for these classes. For registration information and to learn how to help in an emergency situation call the Charter Oak Chapter at 877-243-5727.