Consolidated person finder from Google. Just click on Find People
NEW YORK, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ — To expand its support of Haiti following last week’s devastating earthquake, Verizon will waive all long-distance usage charges for calls from its residential landline and Verizon Wireless phones to Haiti, from Jan. 12 through Jan. 31. http://money.cnn.com/news/newsfeeds/articles/prnewswire/NY40951.htm
(Jan20) Extraordinaries have created this support page to harness the power of the crowd to help locate and identify missing persons with just a few minutes of your time. http://www.beextra.org/haiti . See newstory explalining this here: http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/want_to_help_haiti_use_this_app_to_match_photos_of.php
A new consolidated person finder from Google. Just click on Find People
Digicel Text 4Help: (Jan17) Are you inside Haiti do you or someone you know need immediate life saving help? Text 4636 (International:447624802524) on Digicel with your location and need. Report specific emergencies, location & missing persons. source: http://www.haiti.ushahidi.com/main
Red Cross safe list check it for your loved ones name, if you see their name, they have registered with the red cross as safe Update Sunday 1/17/10 As of Sunday morning, more than 21,600 people had registered http://www.familylinks.icrc.org/haiti/people .
Facebook: The Facebook Group EARTHQUAKE HAITI, created by members of the non-profit humanitarian organization Operation Blessing International, now has more than 11,000 members who are using its bulletin-board like “Wall” feature to post photos of missing loved ones and share information on charitable organizations. The Haiti Missing People Board is a similar community-based forum
Online Websites to post & search missing in Haiti
CNN = cnn.com/haitimissing
Radio Teleginen = radioteleginenhaiti.com
Twitter = Tweet last location and names of missing ppl using #relativesinhaiti #haiti
The Extraordinaries = http://beextra.org/haiti
International Red Cross = International Committee of the Red Cross
Facebook = Earthquake Haiti Facebook Group
Haiti Missing Persons Board = Haiti Missing Persons Board
U.S. Government Guidance on Finding Persons missing in Haiti. (Source: Twitter via @z00t – Note of caution: The below information is from the Bush Clinton website source website pasted below. I should caution users of that website NOT to use their “finder” utility. It asks you for your name and phone number. Then there is a daily download tool that allows anyone to download the database which includes your name and phone number. The rest of the below information is valid and useful.)
To Ask For or Provide Information About U.S. Citizens in Haiti: Email the Task Force at Haiti-Earthquake@State.Gov OR From the U.S. or Canada, call 888-407-4747. Outside the U.S. and Canada, call 202-501-4444.
For U.S. Citizens in Haiti Seeking Assistance or Reporting Their Status/Whereabouts
Call the Embassy’s Consular Task Force at 509-2229-8942, 509-2229-8089, 509-2229-8322, or 509-2229-8672. OR Email the Embassy at ACSPaP@state.gov.
U.S. citizens with pending adoption cases in Haiti: Contact the Department of State at AskCI@state.gov for information about their adoption case.
Jan18 Twitter user @troylivesay: Our GPS N 18 ° 35.647′ W 72° 16.651′ In case we lose communications, which will happen