Shelters open for displaced tornado victims

From: The American Red Cross

The American Red Cross continues to deploy a wide variety of support resources for Alabamians. Below is a list of shelters, emergency aid stations, and kitchens where people can get assistance.

Shelter Locations

Shelters provide emergency housing, food and emotional support to those affected by disasters. As of noon, May 2, 2011, there were 12 shelters open. Locations are listed below; the most up-to-date information can be found on the Red Cross Web Site at:

Cullman County

  • Cullman Civic Center, 510 5th Street Southwest, Cullman, AL 35055
  • Ryan School, 1101 Highway 67 South, Joppa, AL 35087

Jefferson County

  • Boutwell Auditorium, 1931 8th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203

Lawrence County

  • Moulton Armory, 15089 Court Street, Moulton, AL 35650

Limestone County

  • First Baptist Church Family Life Center, 201 East Hobbs Street, Athens, AL 35611           

Madison County

  • Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 1418 Old Railroad Bed Road, Madison, AL 35757

Marion County

  • Winfield First Baptist Church, 830 Highway 43 South, Winfield, AL 35594