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Basic assistance (food, clothing, housing, health care, information on accessing schools, etc), please connect to the closest Family Resource Center.
EOHHS has asked the Family Resource Centers Across the state to provide coordination for individuals and families. In addition, 211 Connect is providing basic information at a statewide level to help connect individuals to supports.
DUA staff at the Career Centers will assist them with access to the PR UI website to file a claim. Individuals inquiring about filing a Disaster Unemployment Assistance claim should be instructed to first file an initial UI claim online with Puerto Rico unemployment since the individual must first be determined ineligible for regular unemployment benefits before it can be determined whether they are eligible for the Disaster benefits.
MA unemployment insurance staff can assist individuals in person or over the phone to access the PR system. For help, refer individuals who cannot use the online system to the designated phone number, 877-355-1135, where a Spanish speaking agent will provide assistance in completing the Disaster benefit application. Or, the Department of Unemployment Assistance also offers in-person assistance in Spanish at:
· CareerPoint, 850 High Street Holyoke, MA 01040,
· ValleyWorks Career Center, 255 Essex Street, Lawrence, MA 01840,
· The Boston Walk-In Center, 1st Floor, 19 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114
Disaster Unemployment Assistance Benefits
Critical Needs Assistance
How to Register with FEMA
How to Register with FEMA (Spanish)
Individuals and Households Program (IHP) Fact Sheet
PHN 2017-23 Housing Inquiries Due to Recent Hurricanes
FEMA Press Release: Transitional Sheltering Assistance Available to Residents of Puerto Rico Displaced by Hurricanes Irma and Maria also see Info Issuance 05-134
Communication for Hurricane Evacuee Applications
Self Attestation Form
Division of Professional Licensure - Licensing Board contact list
Agency listing (Excel)
Programs offered by CENTRO
Chidren's Services of Roxbury
School Enrollment FAQ
Merrimack Valley Coordinated Emergency Response Plan