No. Emergency Social Services are provided to those affected by a community disaster or wide scale emergency and generally impacts a significant number of people in that area.
Anyone affected or impacted by a community emergency or disaster as indicated by the municipality.
One of the services provided is Registration and Inquiry which includes the collection and documentation of the needs of those affected by the disaster. A referral for the services identified is then provided.For more information please contact Fire and Emergency Services NL at 1-888-395-5611.
No. These services are provided at no cost to persons directly impacted by a disaster or emergency until regular sources of support and income are restored.
Emergency Social Services personnel work very closely with your town council, Fire and Emergency Services- NL and the Regional Health Authority when a disaster occurs. If required, the media could be asked to broadcast important contact information on behalf of the municipality.