Disaster Case Management available for Hurricane Michael survivors

FEMA works closely with state, local and community partners. (FEMA/Andrea Booher)

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (Press Release) - Help is still available for Hurricane Michael survivors through the Disaster Case Management (DCM) program.

DCM case managers work closely with disaster survivors to identify their recovery needs, develop a goal-oriented recovery plan and match them with resources to help them achieve disaster recovery.

FEMA works closely with state, local and community partners to identify the many recovery programs, resources, and services available for survivors.

The state of Florida has contracted with Compass82 and Disaster Services Corporation – St. Vincent de Paul USA to work with faith-based and volunteer organizations to support survivors through DCM.

Case managers help residents achieve their permanent housing solutions and find other disaster recovery resources.

Bay County residents can reach a case manager by contacting Compass82 at 850-848-4357. Case managers are also available in-person at the county’s Community Resource Center at 703 W. 15th St.
(entrance on Florida Ave.) from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday and from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Residents of Calhoun, Franklin, Gadsden, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Liberty, Leon, Taylor, Wakulla and Washington counties can reach a case manager by contacting Disaster Services Corporation – St. Vincent de Paul USA at:

First Presbyterian Church
508 16th St.
Port St. Joe, FL 32456
850-227-1760

Carrabelle Christian Center
142 Rive Road
Carrabelle, FL 32322

Blountstown United Methodist
20500 W. Central Ave.
Blountstown, FL 32424
850-630-9862

Gulf County Library
110 Library Drive
Port St. Joe, FL 32456

MLD and Associates, Inc.
1018 Thomasville Rd.,
Suite 110
Tallahassee, FL 32303

Chipola Realty
4325-A Lafayette St.
Marianna, FL 32446
850-630-9862