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Canadian Red Cross

Amherst Service Centre

Record #: TOA0080
Last Modified: 29 Apr 2022
Last Full Update: 29 Apr 2022


Located In Amherst
Where To Find Us
Suite B
16 Church St
Amherst, NS B4H 3A6
Areas Served Amherst and Area


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Phone 902-667-8794
Contact Angela Lohnes, Service Centre Coordinator

Description & Services

Information We help people and communities in Canada and around the world in times of need and support them in strengthening their resilience. 
The Canadian Red Cross can offer free short-term loans of personal flotation devices (PFDs) for your group outing if it involves activities on or near the water. Contact us for details. We also offer free short-term loans of mobility devices like wheelchairs, crutches, walkers, etc., to those convalescing from injury or illness. We're always looking for additional volunteers.
Hours 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Meetings Monday - Friday

Special Information

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