WANT TO GIVE HELP OR VOLUNTEER?
Most charities that are helping residents rebuild are looking for materials and money to do so. They are also looking for volunteers to get the work done — especially people who are skilled like carpenters, plumbers and electricians.
In Victoria, call the Victoria County Long-Term Recovery Group at 361-578-3561 or send donations to P.O. Box 354, Victoria TX 77902.
In Refugio, you can also contact the Coastal Bend Disaster Recovery Group, which is working to help Refugio in addition to several other counties like Aransas and Nueces. To donate funds and materials, contact 361-587-5005 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
In Calhoun, contact the Calhoun Long-Term Recovery Group at 361-434-0682 or email email@example.com.
In Austwell and Tivoli, call Rusty Cindy Ministries at 512-297-7596.
NEED HELP AFTER HARVEY?
Regardless of where you live, first try dialing 2-1-1.
In Victoria, dial 2-1-1 or contact the Victoria County-Long Term Recovery Group at 361-703-5567 to find out how to apply for assistance. You can also fill out this form online from the Victoria County Long-Term Recovery Group.
In Calhoun, dial 2-1-1 or contact the Calhoun Long-Term Recovery Group at 361-434-0682 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Need crisis counseling? Call the Gulf Bend Center's 24-hour hotline at 1-877-723-3422 — but know that the center only provides mental health and substance abuse resources; it doesn't provide services related to disaster recovery.
Need legal help? Call Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. To view a list of offices near your home, click here.