More than 300 staff and volunteers were on hand to help the residents and small businesses affected by the tornado who came out to the Recovery Center. The center provides basic essentials, public assistance, resources and information to people working to get their lives back to normal. The center is part of the continuing efforts of the City and its partners to get folks back in their homes, ensure their safety, and provide the assistance and resources they need to make it through this difficult time.
Some of the services offered include:
Basic supplies that may include as available tarps, toiletries, flashlights, batteries, diapers, etc.
Help receiving food support, applying for temporary family shelter, or applying for any general public assistance programs
Behavioral health services and counseling
Prescription/medication replacement assistance
Clothing vouchers for an off-site location
Help with public schools needs and questions
On site-child care while people who are using the center’s services