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May 24, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – The Vieques public community health center, or CDT, is determined eligible for replacement. An Independent Expert Panel (IEP) officially concurred with FEMA and the Central...
May 24, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – In observance of Memorial Day, all community recovery centers in Puerto Rico will close at 4 p.m. on Saturday May 25. Operations will resume on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 with a...
May 23, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA’s Puerto Rico Joint Recovery Office will broadcast its first radio program “Dando Palique” on Mix 107.7 FM, beginning Saturday, May 25 and will focus on the island’s...
May 22, 2019
Resilience starts with financial preparedness. Hurricanes happen often with little or no warning, and the unexpected can take a toll on your financial planning. Below are financial preparedness tips...
May 17, 2019
 Hurricane Maria posed a threat to so many on the island, residents have become more conscious of what they need to do to prepare themselves for possible disasters in the future. But certain...
May 15, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico –Kmart and Sears have teamed with FEMA to provide residents of Puerto Rico with free information and tips on how to make homes safer and stronger.  FEMA specialists will be in...
May 14, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico— The 2019 hurricane season begins soon so Puerto Rico residents need to make sure they’re prepared. That means having enough food, water and other commodities to sustain a...
May 13, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico –Puerto Rico communities recovering from the psychological effects of Hurricane Maria are benefiting from a federal grant supporting community-based mental health services.  ...
May 8, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA has awarded about $21 million in additional funds to Puerto Rico to cover costs related to Hurricane María. These awards bring the amount of funds obligated under FEMA’s...
May 7, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico –Nonprofit organizations have an opportunity to attend workshops this month where they can learn about enhancing their support for communities recovering from hurricanes Irma...