UPDATE: This deadline was extended to 12 September 2018!!! Registration is continuing at the Disaster Recovery Center at the Pahoa Community Center. Federal Disaster loans with the Small Business Administration are still available as is State unemployment assistance. …View This Post about Last Chance for Federal FEMA Assistance!!!
Our goal is to provide the most current information possible on housing, insurance, financial resources, medical assistance and other needs to help the residents of Puna recover from losing their businesses and homes to the 2018 Kilauea Volcano eruption.
The FEMA/State Disaster Recovery Center moves to a new location in Pahoa and opens Monday, July 30 at 8 a.m. The DRC will be located at the Pahoa Community Center, 15-2908 Pahoa Village Road. It will be open on weekdays from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and closed on Sundays. Recovery officials …View This Post about State and FEMA Disaster Recovery Center Moving, 30 July
28 July 2018, Washington, D.C. – More than 1,800 new households impacted by the ongoing Kilauea eruption on Hawaii Island may be eligible to receive more than $460,000 in food benefits from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (D-SNAP), the USDA announced …View This Post about Additional Nutrition Funds for Disaster Survivors
6 July: Hope Services: The Sacred Heart Shelter, comprises of 20 housing units, a central pavilion, two 8×8 offices, two restrooms, shower facilities for men, women and an ADA compliant facility. The project began on May 30 in response to the destruction of homes by the Kilauea eruption. It was blessed today in a ceremony …View This Post about Community Celebrates Pahoa Shelter for Lava Evacuees