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North Carolina Disaster Recovery Centers are Accessible to All Survivors

Friday, October 21, 2016

All North Carolina disaster survivors, including people with disabilities, can access resources at State/FEMA disaster recovery centers, or DRCs.  DRCs help survivors apply for federal assistance, learn about the types of assistance available, learn about the appeals process and get updates about

What to do if your vehicle was damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Matthew

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

People whose automobiles were damaged or destroyed by flooding from Hurricane Matthew may be eligible for help to repair or replace their vehicles.

The first step should be to check their auto insurance policy or contact their insurance agent, as some policies cover vehicle damage.

Architects and engineers volunteer to help flood-damaged communities

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

A group of structural engineers and architects volunteered their time to inspect flood-damaged properties in the communities hardest hit by Hurricane Matthew, thanks to a new initiative launched by the state’s Division of Emergency Management.

NC 2-1-1 Helps More Than 6,000 Residents Impacted by Hurricane Matthew

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Call specialists with United Way’s NC 2-1-1 system have handled more than 6,000 disaster-related calls since Oct. 3, according to NC Emergency Management officials. The call specialists have directed callers to health and human services, government assistance and disaster resources.

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