Garland, Rowlett open Joint Disaster Management Resource Center
|The cities of Garland and Rowlett, in partnership with Dallas County, have opened a Joint Disaster Management Resource Center, located at the Granger Recreation Center, 1310 W. Avenue F, in Garland.
The Center provides a convenient central location giving volunteers, residents impacted by the tornado, and local agencies, a place to connect.
The center will serve three functions:
Volunteer Reception Center (VRC): Volunteers register and be referred to local agencies to assist with relief efforts. At the VRC, volunteers will:
Client Disaster Services Center – residents impacted by the tornado can gain access to a multitude of available resources including supplies and services.
Donations Management – Service organizations, with an established donations plan in place, will receive and distribute appropriate donations to disaster victims.
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