Red Cross opens Eureka shelter for wildfire evacuees

Posted at 7:05 PM, Aug 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-12 21:05:04-04

GREAT FALLS – The American Red Cross of Montana has opened a shelter in partnership with the Eureka Church of God on 2nd Avenue East in response to wildfires burning in Lincoln County.

Red Cross shelters provide meals, a safe place to stay, information and access to other community resources. Everyone is welcome at a Red Cross shelter, and all services are free.

The Red Cross does not discriminate based on nationality, race, religious beliefs, class, disability, political opinions, sexual orientation or gender identity. No reservations are required. Service animals are welcome.

Families who need services should call the Montana Red Cross at 800-272-6668.