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Hurricane Season in Here – Volunteers Needed

Hurricane season runs from June 1 until November 30. The Department of Elder Affairs is recruiting volunteers to be part of the Hope Heroes Program to be ready to support seniors before and after a hurricane strikes. What does disaster assistance look like as a Hope Hero?

  • Loading and unloading sandbags before a storm
  • Working in special needs shelters to provide assistance to seniors
  • Helping older residents put shutters on their home
  • Distributing food and materials to seniors before and after a storm
  • Assisting with minor yard debris clean up

Sign up today at so you can be ready to help as soon as the need arises!

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