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FEMA Disaster Recovery Center Set to Open for Orange County Residents Impacted by Hurricane Ian
FEMA Disaster Recovery Center at Barnett Park will be open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) is set to open Sunday, October 9, 2022, to serve local residents impacted by Hurricane Ian. The Orange County FEMA DRC is located at 4801 W Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL, 32808, and will be open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., with the gates to Barnett Park opening at 7 a.m. The FEMA Disaster Recovery Center is partnered with local and state agencies to provide a one-stop shop for individuals or businesses that need help recovering from the storm.
The Disaster Recovery Center is established and run by FEMA and the Florida Department of Emergency Management (FDEM). Additional locations in the region will be announced in the coming days.
Along with volunteer groups, representatives from state agencies, partners, and federal organizations will be available to provide individual and business assistance including but not limited to:
- FEMA Individual Assistance
- FEMA Mitigation
- Small Business Administration
- Crisis Counseling
- Florida Dept. of Children and Families
- Florida Dept. of Business and Professional Regulation
- Agency for Persons with Disabilities
About Orange County Government: Orange County Government strives to serve its residents and guests with integrity, honesty, fairness and professionalism. Located in Central Florida, Orange County includes 13 municipalities and is home to world-famous theme parks, one of the nation’s largest convention centers and a thriving life science research park. Seven elected members make up the Board of County Commissioners, including the Mayor, who is elected countywide. For more information, please visit www.OCFL.net or go to Orange County Government’s social media channels.