The Disaster Response Program at Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas is assessing needs in response to the current flooding going on throughout Southeast Texas, especially in Newton and Orange Counties.

They will be visiting the affected areas to provide emergency relief for basic needs such as medicine, food, and clothing. They will be working with American Red Cross and Emergency Management officials to identify the affected areas and verify the individuals and families who need assistance.

For more information, call Catholic Charities at (409) 924-4400 or toll free at 1-855-924-4400.