Red Cross, Local Partners Extend Newton, Orange and Deweyville Resource Center Hours for Area Flood Victims

Published 10:30 am Thursday, March 24, 2016

Hours at the Newton, Orange and Deweyville Multi-Agency Resource Centers (MARCs) are being extended to better serve families impacted by storms and floods. Families who visit the centers now have a longer window of time to meet with case workers who will help identify potential resources to aid in their recovery.

WHAT:           Newton, Orange and Deweyville MARCs


WHEN:           Hours are now 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. each day except this Sunday.

WHERE:         Fixed resource centers are available at the locations below:


1st Baptist Church

319 Main St.

Newton, TX 67114


Deweyville Community

Deweyville High School

171 Texas-12

Orange, TX 77632



“Old 15th St Administration Building”

505 N 15th St.

Orange TX 77632


The mobile resource center, available at the locations below, will continue to operate between 2 – 8 p.m.

Thursday-Friday, Mar. 24 – 25

Trout Creek Baptist Church

1509 FM 1004

Kirbyville, TX 75959

Saturday, Mar. 26 and Monday Mar. 28 (not open on Sunday)

United Pentecostal Church Bon Weir

133 FM 1416

Bon Weir, TX 75928

Items such as food, water and cleaning supplies will be available at the centers.

To ensure visitors receive the help they need, they should bring a utility bill, driver’s license or other document showing they live in the flood-affected home.

Families with flood-related needs but aren’t able to visit a Multi-Agency Resource Center are urged to call the American Red Cross at 1-866-526-8300.