RICHLAND COUNTY COMMUNITY MEETING – TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13


Senator Joel Lourie sent out an email that there will be a community meeting with an update for flood survivors from FEMA and SCDOT on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 6PM. The meeting will be held in the Main Sanctuary at the Forest Lake Presbyterian Church located at 6500 N Trenholm Rd, Columbia, SC 29206.

The Meeting is being sponsored by Senator Joel Lourie, Representative Beth Bernstein, FEMA Disaster Survivor Assistance Team, South Carolina Department of Transportation, and
Office of the Governor.

According to Senator Lourie, the FEMA Disaster Survivor Assistance Team will be available to assist survivors with registration, provide up-to-date information on application status for those who have already applied and will be making referrals for those who still need help with repairs.

Important Phone Numbers and Contact information for those recovering from the Flood

  • FEMA DISASTER ASSISTANCE 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) www.DisasterAssistance.gov
  • Senator Lourie’s Office 803-212-6116 [email protected]

If you know someone who is suffering a loss or damage from the flood, we encourage you to go to this meeting to get up to date information on resources available to help.

Always Best Care provides in home care for seniors who wish to and are able to stay home and need assistance with activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, grooming, transfers, feeding or ambulation. We can also assist with instrumental activities of daily living such as cooking, cleaning, laundry, changing the bed linens, shopping and other things that help seniors stay safe at home. We provide companion care, sitter service or personal care in homes, independent living or assisted living communities, nursing homes and hospitals for those who need help wherever they may be. For those seniors who prefer to enjoy the socialization of a community or who can not safely stay at home, we provide a service that is free to families to help them find a community that fits in their budget, geographic preferences, care needs and social needs. If you know someone who needs dependable in home care, call (803) 403-1895 and ask for Hunter. She will be glad to arrange a Free consultation for you or your loved one. If you know someone who needs to start looking for an independent living retirement community or assisted living community, call (803) 667-4400 and ask for Tyler. He will be glad to meet with you or discuss your needs over the phone and start the process of finding the right community for you or your loved one.

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