Coronavirus
Coronavirus Information Center
Severe weather outlook South Dakota

North Dakota Veterans Home asking for the public’s help getting 110 masks for residents

Local News

The North Dakota Veterans Home needs a little help from you.

The long term care facility, located in Lisbon, is asking for 110 cloth masks for its residents.

They just need to be 4 and half by 8 inches in order to cover both people’s noses and mouths.

The masks must also be at least two layers thick.

Residents in the home are required to wear masks while they’re in communal areas and the coordinator says she is proud of the fact that not one person there has tested positive.

“I think our staff and residents are doing a great job with social distancing and we have asked the residents to wear masks when they’re outside of their room. So they’re wearing face masks when outside of their room, when they come to get their mail,” shared Susie Schecht, marketing coordinator for the North Dakota Veterans Home.

If you want to help, they are asking that people ship masks directly to them at:

1600 Veterans Drive
Lisbon, ND 58054

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Stories

More Local News

Recent Videos

Amber's Tuesday Morning #OneMinuteForecast 10/20

Snow & hazardous travel conditions today

NDC OCT 20

Girl Scout Project

High School Volleyball

Grant County Flasher Football

Bishop Ryan Volleyball

Century Football

Warmer Weather?

Corn Yield

District 28 Preview

Amtrak Changes

Monday, October 19th, 2020 - KX Storm Team Evening Forecast - Dave Holder

KX Storm Team Full Evening Forecast w/Tom Schrader 10/19

ATW: Rugby Sibling Teammates

ATW: Velva Football

ATW: Hannah Herbal

Space Heaters

WATCH: Best friend reunion at Georgia pumpkin patch goes viral

Prepare for more widespread snow

More Video

KX News Trending Stories

COVID Symptoms infographic

North Dakota Resources

North Dakota Resources

More Resources

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss