Need help recovering from Imelda?

Published 2:45 pm Wednesday, November 6, 2019

OC Disaster Rebuild

There is a new number for Disaster Case Management. Do you need assistance with a recovery plan, including home repairs? Do you have unmet, basic needs because of flooding? Case managers are ready to work with you to begin addressing your recovery needs. Call 211 today. Orange County Disaster Rebuild is a long term recovery team serving Orange County following a disaster.

Offering mud-out assistance

Nehemiah’s Vision is partnering with First Baptist Church Vidor to take applications for those in need of mud-out assistance.

They will prioritize for those most in need that do not have other resources to assist them. If you know someone in need of mud-out assistance, the organization will be set up in the church office located at 350 North Main Street in Vidor or you can call either office or apply on its website,, under the tab “Get HELP”.

Nehemiah’s Vision office (409) 617-1038
First Baptist Church Vidor office (409) 769-2418

Helping in recovery from Imelda

Samaritan’s Purse, an international Christian relief organization, is currently accepting requests for removing water damaged content, mucking and gutting homes, and sanitizing treatment. This is a free service provided to homeowners who have little or no insurance. Requests are based on need, volunteer availability and the order in which they are received. Contact Samaritan’s Purse Disaster Relief Unit at Harmony Baptist Church at 4685 SH-12, Vidor, Texas, 77662 or call 409-224-0165.

Seeking Volunteers

Anyone who would like to volunteer with Samaritan’s Purse Disaster Relief Unit can come to Harmony Baptist Church 7:30 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. Monday- Saturday. Be sure to wear sturdy shoes and long pants. If you plan to stay all day, bring a sack lunch. For additional questions about volunteering call our volunteer line at (409) 224-0165

Texas Baptist Men Disaster Relief teams offering assistance

Texas Baptist Men Disaster Relief teams are in the area providing help. We can assist you and your community with boxes and packing materials to those impacted by disaster to be used to pack personal belongings, remove sheetrock, mold treatment, move debris from homes to curbs and ensure homes are safe for reconstruction. We can also provide and install tarps on damaged roofs and windows to prevent additional damage. Contact us at 866-826-2600, 972-639-6987 or


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