Post Hurricane Ian Business Recovery Webinar
Watch our recovery webinar with guests from the SBA, CareerSource SWFL, Charlotte County Emergency Management, and United Way of Charlotte County to learn about recovery resources for small businesses and their employees.
Hurricane Ian Business Recovery Guide
The Charlotte County Economic Development Office has put together a business resource guide with federal, state, and local resources to help your business recover from Hurricane Ian.
SBA Disaster Loans
SBA disaster loans offer individuals and businesses direct access to affordable financial assistance to help fully repair or replace disaster-damaged property. By offering affordable loans with no interest and no payments for the first year, and low fixed-interest rates for the remaining 30-year term, SBA is maximizing disaster survivors’ likelihood of a successful recovery and minimizing further financial hardship.
December 5th Press Release
FloridaDisaster biz is a new website developed to provide businesses, small and large, easy access to critical information before, during and after a disaster. FloridaDisaster.biz is a partnership between the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) and the Florida Division of Emergency Management (DEM).
FEMA Assistance for Individuals
Individuals affected by Hurricane Ian in Florida now can apply for assistance.
Online at https://hubs.la/Q01nQ3zm0
Download the app for mobile devices.
If you use a relay service, such as video relay service (VRS), captioned telephone service or others, give FEMA the number for that service.
Disaster Distress Hotline
The Disaster Distress Helpline, 1-800-985-5990, is a 24/7, 365-day-a-year, national hotline dedicated to providing immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster.
United Way Charlotte County
United Way of Charlotte County is here for our community when disaster strikes.
From mobilizing volunteers to help after a natural disaster to collecting and distributing funds to provide direct relief to those in need, we will do all we can to help our community recover.