RALEIGH, N.C. – Disaster survivors can get tips and advice on how to rebuild stronger against future storm damage at the Lowe’s in Lumberton Jan. 22 through Feb. 1.
FEMA mitigation specialists can answer questions about home repair, making disaster plans, putting together supply kits and the importance of flood insurance.
Mitigation is the effort to reduce the loss of life and property damage by lessening the impact of future disasters. The mitigation specialists will be available at:
5060 Fayetteville Rd.
Lumberton, NC 28358
Tuesday, Jan. 22 through Friday, Feb. 1
from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
More mitigation events will be held at home improvement stores in disaster-affected North Carolina counties in the coming weeks.
FEMA’s mission: Helping people before, during and after disasters.