Friday, July 20, 2012

FEMA Public Assistance Applicant's Briefing - July 27

If you had a damages or other Public Assistance claims as a result of TS Debby and you are an eligible entity, there will be a FEMA Applicant’s Briefing as indicated below.

The Florida Division of Emergency Management (DEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have confirmed that an Applicant Briefing is scheduled for July 27th, 10:00AM, at the Sunstar Auditorium (12490 Ulmerton Road, Largo).  At the Applicant Briefing, the State will go over eligibility requirements for the FEMA Public Assistance (PA) program, as well as request that potential applicants submit a Request for Public Assistance (RPA) on the website. Instructions on how to do this will be provided at the Applicant Briefing.  

Applicants can include county agencies/departments, municipalities, villages, towns, districts, and private non-profits. Private non-profits can include educational, utility, emergency, medical, custodial care, and other entities such as museums, zoos, homeless shelters, libraries, etc. It does not include damage to individual property.
If you are planning to apply for FEMA Public Assistance you should have a representative at this meeting. You do not need specific claim information for this meeting.

This is an informational briefing; if you are planning to file an application for FEMA PA reimbursement you should have a representative at this meeting. At this meeting, FEMA representatives will schedule individual meetings with each applicant.

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Back to School Events  
Saturday, July 21st
Free Children's Health Fair on Saturday, July 21st from
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Long Center, 1501 N. Belcher Rd., Clearwater.
Saturday, August 4th 
Back to School Care Fair on Saturday, August 4th from  8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Johnnie Ruth Clarke Health Center, 1344 22nd Street South, St. Petersburg. Saturday, Saturday, August 11th
12th Annual Back to School Health & Safety Fair
 on Saturday, August 11th from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 455 Missouri Ave., Largo.
Thursday, August 16th
"End of Summer Dayze" on Thursday, August 16th from  
6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Ridgecrest Y, 180119th Street N., Largo.

For more information on Back to School events,
call 2-1-1
Be sure to stop by a 2-1-1 TBC table to learn more about our programs and services.