Since last week, the rain has been pouring incessantly which affected the water level to spilt over causing flooding in many low-lying areas.
Red Crescent-Selangor members cum volunteers were the first responders with the primary task evacuating the evacuees trapped by the rising water to the Relief Centres (Pusat Pemindahan).Together with JKM, the said Red Crescent-Selangor members cum volunteers provided the evacuees with first aid, psychological support and food distribution. Community folks were encouraged to do mass cooking with the cooking facilities provided by Red Crescent-Selangor.
Once the rain subside and the flood water recedes, Red Crescent-Selangor will assist them whatever is needed as most of them have lost a lot of their personal belongings, livestock and furniture. When the evacuees began to move back home, Red Crescent-Selangor will also assist to clean up the place as well as to assess the damage. HURRY. CONTACT US
if you wish to donate AND/OR purchase these hygienic items for the evacuees:
(i) Towels (Tuala mandi)
(ii) Bath soaps (Sabun mandi)
(iii) Detergent (Sabun mencuci 300g)
(iv) Shampoo/ saving packs ( sampoo/ alat pencukur)
(v) Toothbrush (Berus gigi)
(vi) Toothpaste (Ubat gigi)
(vii) Ladies towels (Tuala wanita 1 pek 10pc)We also appeal for donations to upgrade our cooking equipment that have been over utilized.