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APPEAL FOR ASSISTANCE FOR HURRICANE RAVAGED ISLANDS
By NEMO Saint Lucia @ 7:36 AM :: 81 Views :: Article Rating
 

The Government of Saint Lucia and the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) have pledged their full support to the recovery efforts of those impacted by the passage of Hurricane Irma.

Through the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), much needed emergency supplies have been made available to affected states and skilled personnel have also been deployed to assist with the restoration of utilities in those islands.

The Government of Saint Lucia and the OECS wish to thank everyone who has contributed to this worthy cause and encourages others to donate in accordance with the priority needs as identified by the affected states.  Items can be delivered to any Post Office as well as the NEMO Headquarters at Bisee, Castries.

PRIORITY NEEDS:

ITEM

DESCRIPTION

Water cases

 

Water bauser containers

 

Cleaning Supplies

Bleach, mop, broom, disinfectant, detergent

Comfort Kits

Disposable razor, deodorant, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, lotion, powder, sanitary napkins, towels, adult diapers

Food

Sardines, tuna fish, corned beef, vienna sausage, rice, cornmeal, macaroni, flour, potatoes, cereal, crackers (pack), butter, salt, canned soup

Baby Kits

Diapers/ disposable huggies, cloth diapers with pins, baby powder, vaseline, baby wipes, bottled foods, Similac, biscuit, electrolytes, pacifiers, toys, baby aspirin, baby aspirin/Tylenol

Shelter

Shelter tents (family size)

Flash lights (solar) & portable charges

Shelter tool kits

Mosquito Repellent

Tarpaulins

Farming

Seeds, agricultural goods, hand tools, wheel barrows

Education

Pencils, paper, exercise books, notebooks, school bags, file sheets, crayons, colouring books, pens, markers, rulers, school kits

Communication

Mobile repeaters, repeater antennas

Office Supplies

Laptops, printers, paper, notepads, pens, pencils

Building Supplies

Nails, screws, plywood/building materials

Tools & Equipment

Generators (15K and above), hand tools, wheelbarrow, chain saws, fuel pumps

Household Items

Blankets, bath towels, hand towels, water jugs, ziploc bags , paper towels, buckets, matches, coal pots

Medical

Medical

Electronic fetal monitors/cardiotocograph machines,

Fetal dopplers (handheld)

Resuscitaires

Adult & Infant scales

Incubators

Neonatal cots with mattresses

Vital signs monitors (2 neonatal)

Pulse oximeters (2 pediatric)

Diagnostic sets (Welch Allyn)

Defibrillators/ automated external defibrillators(AED) with adult and adult and pediatric pads)

Blood pressure monitors

Thermometers (including tympanic)

Nebulizers

Suction machines

Suture kits

Beds & Bed linen (blankets, bedsheets)

Mobile dental units

Water purification tablets

Patient gowns

EMT Kits

Others

Wood clippers, metal compressors, cots, first aid kits, rubbing alcohol, batteries (all sizes)

Additionally, cash donations can be made to the following accounts in the name of the Government of Saint Lucia.

BANK

SWIFT CODE

ACCOUNT NUMBER

1st National Bank

LUOBLCLC

6002760

RBTT

RBTTLCLC

1800300000047196

Bank of Nova Scotia

NOSCLCLC

2002817

Bank of Saint Lucia

BOSLLCLC

901300136

First Caribbean International Bank

FCIBLCLC

106962170

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