Emergency Services

American Red Cross

The American Red Cross offers a variety of health and safety courses to meet your training needs. Choose from courses in Adult CPR, Infant and Child CPR, Standard First Aid, Automated External Defibrillation (AED), CPR for the Professional Rescuer, Babysitter's Training, aquatics programs, and more.

During a disaster, the Red Cross may be able to help with:
Food, clothing and emergency shelter
Urgent household needs
Emotional support
Information about and referrals to other community services

Keefe Center

Located at the M.L. Keefe Community Center in the heart of southern Hamden, Community Services has a staff of five full-time employees. In addition to Town funding, Community Services received a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), which allows the department to assist residents in avoiding evictions, foreclosures and utility service interruptions.

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