NASHVILLE – Mobile Disaster Recovery Centers will visit 16 Tennessee counties designated for federal assistance between Wednesday, May 26, and Tuesday, June 1. Each mobile center will be in place only for two-and-half days to provide assistance to people affected by the severe storms and flooding that occurred between April 30 and May 18, 2010.
Campbell and Henry Counties Approved for Public Assistance
NASHVILLE - Campbell and Henry counties have been approved for federal public assistance as a result of extreme weather and flooding that struck the state April 30-May 2.
Food and Cash Assistance Programs for Eligible Flood Victims Starts Monday
WHAT: The Tennessee Department of Human Services today received approval from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to operate the Disaster and Replacement Food Stamp programs for eligible flood victims in three recently declared disaster counties: Cannon, Giles and Marshall. Current Food Stamp Program beneficiaries may qualify for replacement benefits if they lost food due to power outages of 12 hours or more. Residents NOT currently enrolled in the program may be eligible for disaster food stamps.