Emergency Response

Who is Vulnerable During Hurricanes: 6 Things to Know

Direct Relief engages in significant emergency preparedness and response efforts related to hurricanes and other natural events. The following list addresses several […]

Reaching Out to Vermont Partners Affected by Irene

With Hurricane Irene causing heavy flooding in Vermont and North Carolina, communication remains challenging, but Direct Relief’s emergency response team has focused […]

Direct Relief Hurricane Prep Pack Used in North Carolina

Direct Relief’s emergency response team has contacted more than 250 partners in 15 states up the East Coast of the U.S. to […]

Interactive Map Shows Irene’s Path, Aid at the Ready

Direct Relief International today released its interactive map depicting the both real-time data about Hurricane Irene and the organization’s network of partner […]

Hurricane Prep Packs Stand Ready at 17 Locations in Irene’s Path

Direct Relief International’s Hurricane Prep Packs stand ready to help at 17 locations in the southeastern U.S., where Hurricane Irene is projected […]

Delivering Medicines and Supplies for Famine Refugees

In response to the famine and humanitarian health crisis unfolding in Southern Somalia and the surrounding region, Direct Relief is boosting inventories […]