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Area Agency on Aging has Hurricane Ian recovery funds available

By Staff | Mar 13, 2023

Florida Hurricane Ian survivors 60 and older may be eligible for Hurricane Ian recovery assistance.

Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida currently has Hurricane Ian funds available within the Agnes Laitinen Unmet Needs Crisis Fund. This fund is used to assist elders and adults with disabilities in crisis when no other resources are available.

Those who may be eligible are asked to contact 866-413-5337 to complete the application and learn about the next steps.

“Call now as funds are only available until March 31,” a release announcing the funding source states.

About Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida:

Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida is a nonprofit organization serving Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hendry, Lee, and Sarasota Counties. AAASWFL is the state’s designated Aging and Disability Resource Center for Southwest Florida. The organization is committed to connecting older adults and adults with disabilities to resources and assistance for living safely with independence and dignity.