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Free Crisis Counseling Available In Participating Counties - Assistance For Disaster-Related Stress By MN Flood Disaster Response

Release date: 
July 5, 2002
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Moorhead, MN -- Federal and state officials are reminding victims of the recent flooding that help for disaster-related stress is just a phone call away. Referrals for short-term intervention counseling services for the residents of the counties participating in the MN Flood Disaster Response program are available at no cost.

If you are experiencing emotional distress as a result of the recent flooding, and you live in one of the following counties, you can get free counseling by calling one of the following numbers. Victims in non-participating counties may call the Crisis Hotline listed in their local phone book.

Roseau 218-463-2411
Lake Of The Woods 218-634-2642
Kittson, Marshall, Red Lake, Norman, Mahnomen Disaster Response Network

Anyone who sustained damage from the flooding which occurred beginning June 9 should register with FEMA by calling the toll-free number: 1-800-621-FEMA (3362). TDD service is available at 1-800-462-7585.

Last Updated: 
July 16, 2012 - 18:46
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