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April 3, 2019
Note: This version updates Fact Sheet 52 by addressing recent changes in the PA process. What is Public Assistance? Public Assistance reimburses the Government of Puerto Rico, local governments and...
March 26, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – Individuals who are still unemployed because of hurricanes Irma and María may be eligible to receive Disaster Unemployment Assistance, or DUA. This is a program managed by the...
March 22, 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 from earthquakes and tsunamis...
March 21, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA has awarded $193.6 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...
March 20, 2019
A Year and a Half Marks Progress Made and Sets the Stage for Long-Term Recovery GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico — FEMA, local government agencies and other federal partners continue supporting the Government...
March 14, 2019
From day one, volunteer organizations have been key in helping survivors in Puerto Rico rebuild their lives after hurricanes Irma and María. To continue helping survivors through their journey to...
March 6, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – National Lumber has teamed with FEMA to provide residents of Puerto Rico with free information and tips on how to make homes safer and stronger from earthquakes and tsunamis. ...
March 6, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA has awarded nearly $70 million for disaster case management in Puerto Rico. This partnership provides survivors with a single point of contact to facilitate access to a...
February 21, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – Kmart and National Lumber have teamed with FEMA to provide residents of Puerto Rico with free information and tips on how to make homes safer and stronger from earthquakes and...
February 20, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – The Government of Puerto Rico and FEMA will open community recovery centers on Wednesday, Feb. 20 in San German and Toa Baja. San German: National Guard PR 360 KM 1.0 San...