One of the hardest things to cope with during a disaster, whether you are personally involved or not, can be trying to locate family members to make sure that they are okay. The following two programs, from FEMA and the American Red Cross, are free services designed to help displaced family members relocate after a disaster.


FEMA’s National Emergency Family Registry and Locator System (NEFRLS) can be accessed at:

American Red CrossAmerican Red Cross - Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter

The Red Cross “Safe and Well List” can be accessed at: