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If you need emergency assistance, you can expect to get help from your installation, your branch of service resources. There are programs to support you in a variety of situations, including victim assistance, emergencies en route and service-specific relief societies. Below, you’ll find types of assistance, contact information, and detailed procedures and guidance to help you through any tough circumstances that you or your family may face.
The American Red Cross can also help in time of emergency. Quick communications with home, regarding family emergencies is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The American Red Cross also offers financial assistance for military personnel and their immediate family in the form of interest free loans.
Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society can provide emergency assistance based upon need, through either loans or in some cases, grants.
Categories of financial assistance include:
No matter how well you've planned, emergencies do happen. You need to know that you have help along the way while you are traveling.
First of all, make sure you have all important papers with you - not packed with your household goods. If you are in transit and need emergency assistance, locate the nearest military installation for help. If there is no installation in the area, call the local information operator emergency numbers. It would be wise to have a number of the base Command Duty Officer and your sponsor's number in case of emergency while in transit.