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Red Cross response
Millions of Syrian people are being assisted by Red Cross Red Crescent with daily needs like food, water, health care and shelter. Photo: IFRC
Freezing winter conditions are making life even harder for millions of Syrians who need urgent aid. Families forced from their homes now face a season of severe snow and temperatures below zero, while living in makeshift shelters without warm clothing.
Please donate to the Syria Crisis Red Cross Appeal. We are urgently calling for donations to provide these families with the items they need to survive the winter - from blankets and mattresses to food parcels and hygiene kits. Red Cross is unable to accept offers of donated goods such as food, blankets and second hand clothes.
Nearly four years after the conflict in Syria began, millions of people are being assisted by Red Cross Red Crescent with daily needs like food, water, health care and shelter. Thousands of people are regularly forced to find a new place to live inside Syria. In total, at least 9.7 million Syrian people have fled their homes and in and many more are seriously affected by the conflict. Australian Red Cross has been running the Syria Crisis Appeal since 2012 to support those affected. Read more »