Reminder: The deadline to register for FEMA assistance is less than a month away and will close on November 13, 2018. After which if you find any problems within your house or place of business you will NOT be able to file for Federal assistance. If in doubt, we recommend that you register with FEMA at the local Disaster Recovery Center, or online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov, or contact the FEMA Helpline at (800) 621-3362.
After you register with FEMA, complete the Small Business Administration (SBA) loan application at the local Disaster Recovery Center, or online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov, or contact the FEMA Helpline at (800) 621-3362.
If you still need assistance with FREE Home and Storm Debris Clean Up including removal of wet insulation and mold remediation connect with Crisis Clean Up by calling (800) 451-1954. The last day to sign-up with Crisis Clean Up is November 2, 2018.
There is still a need for temporary housing in and around New Bern. If anyone has a rental property, or even a spare guest room with a private bath for a single person, or married couple to stay for several weeks (up to 1 month max) please contact either Hollis Brannon, or Carl Chapman by clicking on their name.
First Presbyterian Church of New Bern is in a position to provide emotional and spiritual guidance, as well as limited financial assistance for short term relief to those who want and/or desperately need help in meeting expenses as a result of losses incurred due to Hurricane Florence. Requests for assistance will be presented to the FPC Disaster Recovery Team for review and subsequent approval. Those needing assistance in any of these areas should contact either Hollis Brannon, Carl Chapman, or Tommy Hall at (252) 637-3270.