FEMA’s ‘Other Needs’ Program Can Help Pay Medical, Dental and Serious Disaster-Related Expenses

posted 10 months ago by SavannahOEM from Savannah Emergency Management
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Release date: December 6, 2016 Release Number: NR 030

SAVANNAH, Ga. – Uninsured or underinsured applicants in the 10 Georgia counties affected by Hurricane Matthew may be eligible to recover the costs of necessary and serious disaster-related expenses through a FEMA program called Other Needs Assistance.

The program provides financial…

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Disaster Survivors with Disabilities Get the Same Assistance as Everyone Else

posted 12 months ago by SavannahOEM from Savannah Emergency Management
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Release date: October 26, 2016 Release Number: NR 008

ATLANTA – Georgia’s disaster survivors with disabilities may face challenges, but registering for federal assistance from Hurricane Matthew shouldn’t be one of them.

Storm survivors with disabilities can rest assured they will receive the same services and assistance offered to everyone…

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Free Legal Services Available to Eligible Georgia Survivors Affected by Matthew

posted 12 months ago by SavannahOEM from Savannah Emergency Management
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Release date: October 27, 2016 Release Number: NR 0009

SAVANNAH, Ga. – Free legal assistance is now available to low-income Georgia disaster survivors who need help with home repair contracts and contractors, counseling on landlord-tenant issues or assistance with life, medical and property insurance claims.

Disaster often brings chaos, which…

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FEMA Specialists in Pin Point Friday October 21st

posted 12 months ago by ClaraFishel from Savannah Emergency Management
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Savannah, GA – (October 20, 2016) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Disaster Survivor Assistance Specialists will have an informational booth set up in the Pin Point areas to help residents sign up for FEMA financial assistance. The team will be answering questions as well as registering people for the FEMA…

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Post-Hurricane Matthew FAQs

posted 12 months ago by ClaraFishel from Savannah Emergency Management
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The City of Savannah has published a FAQ Page of post-Hurricane Matthew questions related to Neighborhoods, Housing and Business.