Around 5,000-6,000 refugees are thought to be arriving in Serbia daily on their way to Croatia. The onset of winter across the region where temperatures drop to below freezing is a serious and potentially life-threatening worry, with many of those arriving unprepared for the cold.
CARE is working with partner organizations to provide 24-hour assistance seven days a week to the new arrivals. This includes packages with dry food, drinks, wet wipes, clothes, blankets and materials specifically for women, such as sanitary materials and diapers. CARE