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posted Nov 27, 2012, 9:17 AM by John Gillen   [ updated Nov 27, 2012, 9:17 AM ]
Representative from FEMA visited today.  Some important reminders to keep in mind:
  • Apply directly online at www.disasterassistance.gov
  • If you have applied and been denied, please don't ignore the Small Business Administration (SBA) paperwork that is sent.  It isn't just for business owners, but individuals.
  • Even if your credit is bad, you think your circumstances would not be accepted - APPLY anyway  There are additional grants that are being awarded for those who may not even qualify for the SBA loan!  Click here to apply directly.
  • There are Disaster Recover Centers open from 8am-8pm 7 Days a week. A list is provided by clicking here.
  • There is 24 hour Crisis Counseling available for anyone needed it.  Visit www.disasterdistress.samhsa.gov
  • Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) is available but the deadline is February 4, 2013 to apply.