FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HURLEY DISASTER RECOVERY CENTER HOURS TO CHANGE
The center is located at the Hurley Middle School on State Route 643. Officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and other government agencies are on hand to provide information about disaster assistance programs and to answer questions from flood victims.
Victims of the late April and early May storms and floods can register for disaster assistance using FEMA’s registration number, 1-800-621-3362 or TTY 1-800-462-7585 for the speech- or hearing-impaired. Both numbers are available from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Be ready. Be willing to help.
Virginia Disaster Relief Fund
How is the money distributed?
Fund proceeds will be distributed to local long-term recovery groups, members of the Virginia Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster and other non-profit and faith-based organizations as a grant.
Many of these groups work directly with individuals and families following a disaster.
How else can I donate?
The Virginia Disaster Relief Fund benefits projects that include: repair or rebuilding of underinsured dwellings, transportation assistance, replacing essential household items, helping renters establish new rental residence, temporary living expenses while recovering from loss, and more.
How can I donate?
If you want to help, send checks made payable to the Treasurer of Virginia with “Virginia Disaster Relief Fund” noted in the memo line to:
P.O. Box 1971
Richmond, VA 23218-1971