Red Cross sets up New York City call center for contact with Philippines

Many New Yorkers are still trying to reach family in the Philippines.

Many New Yorkers are still trying to reach family in the Philippines. (11/13/13)

NEW YORK CITY - The Red Cross has set up a call center to help New Yorkers who are still unable to reach their loves ones in the Philippines.

The call center is also being used to help people cope with the emotional trauma that was caused by the storm.

The United Nations World Food Programme is trying to get supplies to more than 600,000 people displaced in the Philippines.

You can contact the call center by dialing 1-877-RED-CROSS.

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