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Two Disaster Recovery Centers Will Close December 5

Release date: 
December 3, 2018
Release Number: 
R4-DR-4399-FL NR 056

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – State/FEMA disaster recovery centers in Crawfordville (Wakulla county) and Bonifay (Holmes county) will permanently close Wednesday Dec. 5, at 6 p.m.

 

Many of the services a disaster recovery center provides also are available by calling the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362.

 

Eleven recovery centers remain open and available to provide information and guidance for Hurricane Michael survivors in their recovery.

 

Representatives from the state of Florida, FEMA, the U.S. Small Business Administration and other organizations are at the centers to explain available assistance programs and help connect survivors with resources that best match their recovery needs.

 

To locate a disaster recovery center go to: fema.gov/DRC.

 

Residents of Bay, Calhoun, Franklin, Gadsden, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Leon, Liberty, Taylor, Wakulla, and Washington Counties may register for disaster assistance for losses as a direct result of Hurricane Michael.

 

To register:

 

Go online to DisasterAssistance.gov

 

Call 800-621-3362 (voice/711/VRS) or 800-462-7585 (TTY) anytime from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. local time, seven days a week. Multilingual operators are available.

 

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FEMA’s mission: Helping people before, during, and after disasters.

 

For a list of resources available to individuals and businesses affected by Hurricane Michael, visit www.floridadisaster.org/info

For more Hurricane Michael recovery information, visit www.fema.gov/disaster/4399.

 

Follow FEMA and the Florida Division of Emergency Management on Twitter at @FEMARegion4 and @FLSERT. You may also visit FEMA and the Division’s Facebook pages at Facebook.com/FEMA and Facebook.com/FloridaSERT.

 

 

 

Last Updated: 
December 3, 2018 - 16:54