PLANTATION, Fla., Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Solstice, a South Florida-based dental, vision and life insurance benefits company -- has donated to the American Red Cross to help support those in the Northeast affected by Superstorm Sandy. Not only is Solstice concerned about everyone impacted by the storm, but the company has thousands of members, providers, clients and employees living and working in the affected areas.
"All of us here at Solstice are deeply saddened by the devastation in the Northeast caused by Sandy," said Solstice COO Carlos Ferrera. "The images of destroyed shore lines in New Jersey, of flooded streets in New York, of homes and businesses in ruins, are truly heartbreaking. We felt the best way to help was to donate to the Red Cross, which assists victims of disasters by providing a safe refuge, food, emotional support, recovery assistance, and other programs."
Solstice is also working hard to make sure there is no disruption of services for members and providers in the Northeast. Those in the Northeast experiencing a dental emergency during this uncertain time should contact Solstice's toll-free customer service number at 1.877.760.2247 with any questions they may have. Clients and brokers should contact their account representative for any necessary assistance.
Solstice has created a "Solstice Cares" page on its website where employees are writing messages of support for all victims in the Northeast. View their messages of care at www.SolsticeBenefits.com/SolsticeCares.
"From the Solstice family to yours, our thoughts are with the families and victims of Superstorm Sandy," said Ferrera. "Our hope is that the re-building is quick, and that the aftermath of the storm shows ever-brighter days ahead."
Solstice is a privately held Florida corporation based in Plantation, FL. Solstice administers and markets dental, vision, pharmaceutical, life, and short- and long-term disability benefits plans. Solstice and its affiliates also offer life insurance benefits in Florida, and Third Party Administration (TPA) services in the Florida, New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Illinois, California, Maryland, and Ohio markets -- and are in the process of expanding nationwide. It was named one of "Florida's Best Companies to Work For 2012" by Florida Trend and ranked No. 15 in the Insurance Industry on Inc. magazine's 2012 "America's Fastest Growing Companies" list. For information on Solstice, contact 1.877.760.2247, or visit www.SolsticeBenefits.com.