Shelby County – Millington Relief Resources

Please Note: This is not a comprehensive list, but a compilation of posts and external resources that we’ve found over the past week. If you know of a resource we missed please Contact us with the county or counties served in the subject line.

Shelby County – Millington is one of the counties deemed a Federal Disaster Area by FEMA. Please follow the State Attorney General’s Tips for filing a claim with FEMA and your Insurance Company.

The City of Millington has set up a page for local information. It can be found here. Information at the City site may be more up to date than the information below so please check for updates. The information below is current as of 5-5-10

SHELTER
First Baptist Church
5010 West Union
872-2264

Hollywood Community Center
1560 N. Hollywood

DONATIONS
Cross Pointe Baptist Church, 8850 Highway 51 N., Millington, TN 901-872-4413, is accepting non-perishable food items ONLY.

Millington Crisis Center, 8137 Wilkinsville Rd, Millington TN is accepting donations of nonperishable foods, cleaning supplies, toilet paper, diapers, baby wipes, and clothing.

BancorpSouth – 8146 Highway 51 N., Millington TN 38053, 901-872-2751 is accepting donations for the flood victims in our area. Items needed:

Towels, cleaning supplies, soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, razors, shaving cream, deodorant, feminine products, clothes, paper towels, toilet paper, dish detergent, mops, brooms, etc.

These items will be donated to the Millington Crisis Center and First Baptist Church of Millington and will be distributed to the flood victims in need.

Donations can be dropped off at BancorpSouth Millington location between the hours of 8:30-4:30 Monday through Friday

Monetary Donations can be made at Patriot Bank, 8376 Highway 51 N, Millington TN 38053 901-872-2265

Volunteers
As of the date of this publication, there are no resources specific to volunteering in the Millington Area. Please refer to the TEMA Guidlines on Volunteers.

Debris Removal / Solid Waste
Millington Fire Chief, Gary Graves is asking Millington residents to bring debris to the curbs for pick
up. Citizens are being asked to try to separate debris as to household debris and yard debris.

Health Department
Shelby County Health Department Questions 544-7600
News Release

Pets
Please contact for lost or displaced pets:
Memphis Humane Society
2238 Central Avenue
Memphis TN 272-1753
Displaced animals will be kept 10 to 14 days. If not claimed, the displaced animals will be
placed for adoption.

2 comments for “Shelby County – Millington Relief Resources

  1. Diane McGee Taylor
    May 18, 2010 at 1:30 pm

    Looking for temporary housing in Millington while home at 7821 Newport is being repaired due to flood —

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