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El estado lanza el programa Washington Listens (Washington Escucha) para apoyar a las personas afectadas por el estrés del COVID-19

El programa incluye una línea telefónica para hablar con especialistas de apoyo y conectarse con los recursos de la comunidad.

 

OLYMPIA – En respuesta al COVID-19, Washington lanzó Washington Listens, un programa de apoyo y una línea telefónica para ayudar a las personas a manejar sus niveles elevados de estrés debido a la pandemia.

 

State launches Washington Listens program to support people affected by the stress of COVID-19

The program includes a phone line to speak with support specialists and connect to community resources

OLYMPIA – In response to COVID-19, Washington has launched Washington Listens, a support program and phone line to help people manage elevated levels of stress due to the pandemic.

FEMA Awards $31.9 Million to University of Washington for COVID-19 Response

BOTHELL, Wash. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded nearly $31.9 million to the University of Washington for expenses incurred during the first 163 days of the COVID-19 response. The funding was made available under major disaster declaration FEMA-DR-4481-WA approved on March 22.

FEDERAL AID PROGRAMS FOR THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of Washington.

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Washington

WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Washington to supplement state, tribal and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides from Jan. 20 to Feb. 10, 2020.

Presidente Donald J. Trump aprueba declaración de desastre mayor para el estado de Washington

WASHINGTON — La Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA, por sus siglas en inglés) anunció que asistencia federal por desastre está disponible para el estado de Washington para suplementar los esfuerzos de recuperación para el estado, las tribus y gobiernos locales afectados por la enfermedad pandémica del Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) empezando el 20 de enero 2020, y continúa.

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Washington

WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available for the state of Washington to supplement the state, tribes and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic beginning on January 20, 2020, and continuing.

The President's action makes federal funding available for Crisis Counseling for affected individuals in all areas of the state of Washington.

Unincorporated Island County Facing Potential National Flood Insurance Program Probation

BOTHELL, Wash. – Unincorporated Island County, Wash., will be placed on probationary status with the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) on March 30 unless deficiencies in its floodplain management program are corrected. The county must also address violations of the construction criteria that are required for participation in the NFIP.