Save the Children
Save the Children had emergency supplies pre-positioned ahead of the storm, and their staff are coordinating with national and state partners to deliver essential, child-focused items to Florida kids and families who need them most - including water, hygiene kits, diapers, wipes, portable cribs and more. They will also help restore childcare and early learning centers that were impacted by Hurricane Ian.
Americares has emergency response teams on the ground working with local partners in multiple counties in Florida to help clinics clean up, repair damage, and ensure they have staff needed to resume clinical and community services. They are also sending critical medicines and relief supplies to be distributed to storm survivors; as well as working with partners to determine what will be needed for long-term recovery.
International Medical Corps
International Medical Corps is deploying a mobile medical unit (MMU) at the request of the Florida Department of Health to Port Charlotte, Florida—one of the hardest-hit areas along the Gulf coast. The MMU will be run by IMC staff and will provide outpatient services for up to 100 patients per day. Additionally, they are assessing mental health / psychosocial support needs and distributing supplies prepositioned prior to landfall, including tarps, generators, solar lamps, hygiene kits and drinking water.
American National Red Cross
American Red Cross has over 500 volunteers on the ground supporting over 260 shelters across Florida. They are providing food, emergency supplies, psychosocial and other support to tens of thousands of people who have been forced to leave their homes.
Team Rubicon's route clearance teams are actively serving in Florida, clearing roads for first responders, working with local authorities to assess damages, and mobilizing teams to perform debris removal, roof tarping, muck-outs, expedient home repairs and other assistance as required.
World Central Kitchen, Inc.
World Central Kitchen has teams positioned across Florida that are preparing and delivering thousands of meals and drinking water to those impacted by the storm, including to areas not accessible by vehicle.