Davenport, IA -- Time is getting short for residents of Scott , Clayton, and surrounding counties who wish to have a face-to-face meeting with state and federal recovery specialists to ask about available disaster assistance.
Through 6:00 p.m., Thursday, May 24, residents in these counties can get answers to questions and check on the status of their applications at two Disaster Recovery Centers:
Formerly Miller Brothers Monuments
901 E. Kimberly, Unit 25
Producer Financial Services (Next to Library)
102 Schiller Street
Even though the centers are closing, help is still available by calling the Helpline at 1-800-525-0321. To receive assistance, applicants must first register by calling toll-free 1-800-462-9029. Those who are hearing or speech-impaired can call 1-800-462-7585 to apply or to check on their applications. The telephone numbers are operational from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Saturday.
Disaster assistance programs include housing assistance, grants for serious needs and necessary expenses not covered by insurance or other programs, and low-interest loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration for flood-damaged residential and business property. Disaster unemployment assistance, tax assistance and other special services are also available to eligible persons affected by the disaster.