In an effort to help victims of Hurricane Irene, the City of Richmond is distributing Care Packages to the residents of the City who provide valid identification of residency and are in need following the disaster. Supplies are limited; but are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Fire Station #5
324 W. Leigh St – Care Packages & Water
Fire Station #11
1235 N. 28th Street – Care Packages & Water
Fire Station #14
2934 Hawthorne Avenue – Care Packages & Water
Fire Station #18
412 N. Thompson Street – Water Only
RDSS – Southside Community Services Center
4100 Hull Street – Hot meals, care packages, water distribution & charging station for electrical equipment
Blackwell Elementary School
1600 Everett Street – Care packages, water distribution and charging station for electrical equipment
Fire Station #24
7300 Forest Hill Avenue – Care packages & water
Any resident who gets a phone call requesting their social security number or EBT numbers should not respond; those request are not coming from the Richmond Department of Social Services. Humanitarian assistance to your fellow neighbor is encouraged.