Emergency Reception Centre Receiving Evacuees

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Attention Wildfire Evacuees! Salmon Arm Emergency Reception Centre is now receiving evacuees from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM. Register at the Prestige Hotel, 251 Harbourfront Drive NE, Salmon Arm to get gift cards for food, clothing if needed, and referrals for lodging. Any questions, call 250-833-3351 (available from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM, if you call and leave a message we will get back to you the next day).


Would you like to help out?

If you would like to volunteer, please email sepeoc.comms@csrd.bc.ca with the subject "EOC Volunteer Offer" Please provide your name and phone number.

If you would like to offer space for evacuees on your property, please email sepeoc.comms@csrd.bc.ca with the subject "EOC Billet Offer". Please provide your name, phone number, area you live in (i.e. Tappen, Enderby, etc), accommodations available (i.e. 2 beds, room for 2 RV's, etc.). Please also advise if you will accept any pets or livestock.

If you would like to help, please donate to the Red Cross.

Thank you to everyone who is offering support!


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