A Commonwealth/Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will set up in Wareham for three days beginning Sunday, April 25 at 9 a.m.
The three-day visit is part of expanded recovery outreach efforts to assist individuals, households and businesses who would like to meet face-to-face with recovery specialists about their specific disaster-related needs or concerns.
The fully staffed center will be located next door to Wareham Town Hall at:
Multi Service Center
48 Marion Road (Rte 6)
Wareham, MA 02571
Hours of operation: Sunday through Tuesday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
At the center, program representatives from federal, state and local voluntary agencies will answer questions about a wide range of disaster assistance programs, provide help in filling out paperwork and suggest low-cost effective measures to reduce future risks from severe weather events.
It speeds up any center visit to first register for disaster assistance by calling 800-621-FEMA (3362) or (800) 462-7585 (TTY) for people with speech or hearing disabilities. The toll-free numbers are staffed 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., seven days a week until further notice . Multilingual registration assistance and help is available. Online registration is available at www.DisasterAssistance.gov.