Richland College Compiles List of Resources for North Texas Tornado Victims and Volunteers

To assist its college community and greater service-area community, Richland College’s human resources office compiled a list of local resources not only to provide information to those displaced from their homes during the Dec. 26 tornadoes, but also to provide individuals looking to identify an outlet through which they can volunteer to help those individuals affected by the recent storms.

Potential volunteers can visit the following link for information on how to help: http://thescoopblog.dallasnews.com/2015/12/how-you-can-help-tornado-victims.html/

Displaced citizens can access the following links for information about obtaining assistance in their recovery from the storms:

Recovery Needs and Assistance:

http://garlandtx.recovers.org

http://rowlett.recovers.org

http://thescoopblog.dallasnews.com/2015/12/resources-for-those-needing-help-after-the-storms.html/

http://www.garlandchamber.com/news/garland-tx-tornado-relief-information.html

Resources for Lost Pets:

http://petsinsidersblog.dallasnews.com/2015/12/check-here-for-shelters-resources-for-pets-lost-in-the-north-texas-storm.html/

Resources for Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) Employees:

DCCCD Employee Assistance Program, www.awpnow.com (registration code AWP-DCCCD-1622), 800-343-3822, 800-448-1823 (TDD)

Counseling Resources for Richland College Students and Student Employees:

Richland College Lakeside Resource Center, El Paso Hall room E082, 972-238-3771