The American Red Cross, Service to the Armed Forces, assists in the communications needed to verify an emergency for a service member requesting leave. Cooperates closely with the military by carrying out activities which supplement and assist military in its programs relating to health, welfare, and service member morale.
785-239-1887 (Main Office M-F 0800-1600)
Information on how to send Emergency Communication Message (ECM)
You will need to provide the following information on Service Member to initiate ECM:
-Source to verify emergency (ie: hospital, funeral home)
1-877-272-7337 (24/7 hotline to initiate ECM via telephone)
redcross.org/herocarenetwork (Initiate ECM online)
510 Reed Ave., Fort Riley, Kansas 66442