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Waco assisted living facilities in need of blankets for residents

Central Texas church collecting blankets for people in need
Posted at 5:11 PM, Feb 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-16 18:11:51-05

WACO, TX — Several assisted living facilities in Waco are asking the community for blankets for their residents due to a lack of power.

The elderly are especially impacted by the cold weather.

“If anyone has extra blankets, hand warmers, portable space heaters, flashlights or batteries and are able to safely deliver them to us, it would be greatly appreciated,” said Kristi Burger, head nurse at the Arbor House & Senior Care Facility located at 2418 Marketplace Drive.

Anyone with extra supplies is asked to contact their nearest facility.