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Service BC to help flood-affected residents with financial assistance

The Province’s Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) Program has made arrangements with Service BC offices across the province to offer help with the DFA application process to residents affected by flooding.

DFA is offering this service especially for people who are out of their homes; without computer, printer or fax access; or may not be able to travel to their regional or municipal office for help applying for DFA.

Service BC offices are located in Kamloops (250-455 Columbia Street), Merritt (2194 Coutlee Avenue), and Ashcroft (318 Railway Avenue).

Service BC will offer the following:

• Provide DFA applications forms for homeowners, tenants, small businesses, farms and charitable organizations.

• Provide copies of the DFA Guide.

• Fax or e-mail completed applications to the Emergency Management Office in Victoria.

• Offer access to the DFA Call Centre phone number 1.888.257.4777 and website.

 

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