By Laura Tichy
This situation of the journal has featured many useful company telephone numbers and web sites in different articles that can assist you with numerous wants and questions. However there are nonetheless extra that we got here throughout that did not match completely with the articles on the topic, so we function them on this assortment:
Social service wants:
The Nationwide Human Wants Quantity connects you to the native United Means in Lee, Hendry, Glades and Okeechobee for assist with every little thing from housing to jobs to meals and extra. And the United Means Fb pages offered nice updates for a number of sources: www.fb.com/UnitedWayLHG
Free medical appointments:
Telehealth Lee Well being
855-635-1393 (for these with out web entry)
Nationwide Catastrophe Helpline
U.S. Division of Well being and Human Companies nationwide hotline devoted to offering quick disaster counseling to people who find themselves experiencing emotional misery associated to a pure or man-made catastrophe.
Suicide and disaster lifeline
Since this summer time, the previous nationwide suicide hotline has been given a simplified three-digit quantity.
FEMA Particular person and Family Help Program
Supplies help for momentary housing, restore or substitute of owner-occupied properties, and different disaster-related bills.
Assist clear up storm injury:
A nationwide coalition of voluntary organizations that gives assist with sheeting roofs, eradicating downed bushes, mitigating mildew and cleansing comparable properties to eligible individuals.
Harry Chapin Meals Financial institution of Southwest Florida
Bonita Springs Assist Desk
Metropolis of Sanibel Helpline:
Town has posted this new telephone quantity to request wellness checks or volunteer sources and providers.
Catastrophe unemployment help:
Florida Division of Financial Alternative
Division of Kids & Households ACCESS Florida Data Line
Data and help with making use of for meals stamps, momentary monetary help, and Medicaid.
Florida Division of Monetary Companies Helpline
Common insurance coverage info and fraud reporting providers.
Lee County Electrical Cooperative (LCEC)
Florida Power and Gentle
Report downed energy traces or harmful gear (or name 911).
Lee County Utilities
Bonita Springs Utilities
Metropolis of Fort Myers Utilities and Stable Waste Division
Lee County Stable Waste
Lee County Sheriff Welfare Verify