NEWPORT NEWS-- The Red Cross has stepped in to help the people that have been affected by the storms on Saturday.
The organization says that they are providing blankets, food, comfort kits and other hygiene supplies. Many of the people that are receiving help are elderly or have special needs.
A spokesperson for the Red Cross says that they are working closely with the City of Newport News and more specifically, the Newport News Housing and Redevelopment, Human Services personnel and faith-based groups.
Residents in need of Red Cross assistance can call 757-536-9859.