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Brevard, Indian River & Orange Counties Approved for Disaster Assistance


Washington, September 13, 2017 - Brevard, Indian River and Orange Counties were approved to receive disaster assistance. Individuals and households of these counties may apply online for individual assistance at https://www.disasterassistance.gov/

Brevard County Emergency Preparedness Contact Information:
Disaster Assistance: FEMA – 800-621-3362 and www.fema.gov  
Hurricane Monitoring: NOAAWatch – www.nws.noaa.gov  
Flood Insurance: National Flood Insurance Program 888-379-9531 and http://www.floodsmart.gov/floodsmart/  
National Weather Service Forecast Office, Melbourne: 321-255-0212 and www.srh.noaa.gov/mlb  
Florida Emergency Information Line: (only activated during disasters) 1-800-342-3557 or www.floridadisaster.org  
Brevard County Emergency Operations: 321-637-6670 or http://www.embrevard.com  
Brevard Sheriff: North Area: 321-264-5208 /East Area: 321-454-6652/ South Area: 321-952-6371
U.S. Congressman Bill Posey: DC: 202-225-3671 /Local: 321-632-1776 / www.posey.house.gov  

Indian River County Emergency Preparedness Contact Information:
Disaster Assistance: FEMA – 800-621-3362 and www.fema.gov  
Hurricane Monitoring: NOAAWatch – www.nws.noaa.gov  
Flood Insurance: National Flood Insurance Program 888-379-9531
and http://www.floodsmart.gov/floodsmart/  
Indian River Emergency Services Operations Center: (772) 567-2154 and www.irces.com  
Indian River County Sheriff: (772) 569-6700
National Weather Service Forecast Office: (321) 255-0212 and www.srh.noaa.gov/mlb  
U.S. Congressman Bill Posey: DC: (202) 225-3671 / Melbourne: (321) 632-1776 /
Vero Beach: (772) 226-1701 and www.posey.house.gov

Orange County Emergency Preparedness Contact Information:

American Red Cross – 407-894-4141 and toll free 1-866-438-4636 and www.redcross.org  
Electric: Duke Energy- 407-629-1010 or 1-800-228-8485 or www.Duke-energy.com  Orlando Utilities Commission – 407-423-9018 and http://www.ouc.com/  
Orange County Office of Emergency Management – 407-836-9140 – e-mail – ocoem@ocfl.net  
http://www.orangecountyfl.net/EmergencySafety/DisasterPreparedness.aspx#.WbGGcbKGOJA
Orange County Sheriff – For non-emergency information call 407-836-4357 - For emergencies call 911
Orange County Resource Line - call 311
National Weather Service Forecast Office, Melbourne – 321-255-0212 and www.srh.noaa.gov/mlbl  
Special needs shelter (must pre-register) call 407-836-9319
Emergency Medical Services – 407-836-8960

 

 

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