*American Red Cross of the Greater Lehigh Valley
American Red Cross of the Greater Lehigh Valley - Service to Armed Forces
Provides emergency-related services to service members and their family members. Can help with: - Immediate personal and family problems, with appropriate referrals when long-term counseling is required. - Verifying the situation in the event of an emergency, critical accident, illness or death in a service member's immediate family and relaying an emergency leave request, if necessary, to proper military authorities - Explaining government benefits, cutting through the red tape and getting needed assistance - Counseling the family or service member on how to request either a humanitarian reassignment closer to home or a hardship discharge if a hardship exists within the immediate family that cannot be resolved by an emergency leave - Counseling and representation regarding discharge review and military records -Arranging for an interest-free loan or a grant for travel expenses when an emergency arises that requires the presence of the service member or his or her family. This fund, which may be authorized for other emergencies as well, is disbursed on the basis of need - Providing budget counseling and referrals to specialized sources of help
3939 Broadway
Allentown, PA 18104
Eligibility: Anyone
Hours: Office: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (610) 865-4400 Main
  • (610) 865-5871 Fax
Email Address: LVARC@usa.redcross.org
Intake Procedure: Telephone, internet, walk-in
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Service Contact: 610-865-4400, LVARC@usa.redcross.org
  • Armed Forces Emergency Services * Active Military
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*American Red Cross of the Greater Lehigh Valley
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