In the past in the event of an immediate family members death , sickness, or the birth of a new baby , military spouses and dependents who lived offpost usually had to locate the number of their local Red Cross chapter. Military families residing onpost simply has to dial a 1-877#.
The Red Cross has announced now that no matter where a military dependent resides they can now use the same number that onpost military residents have had access to .
The number to call in the event of a serious emergency while your loved one is deployed is : 877-272-7337.
Note: This # is not to call because you miss your spouse, want to talk to him( or her) or for family problems that can wait.
You can view details of what entails an emergency in the link below:
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