Gov. Shumlin’s website has a rundown of various disaster assistance programs available.
There are low interest loans thru the US Small Business Administration to homeowners, renters, small businesses and private non profit organizations.
Also, any family denied by FEMA should appeal right away. Sometimes the reason for the initial denial may be an incomplete application. Also call the Vermont Bar Association’s free legal hotline for legal help concerning legal issues connected with Tropical Storm Irene. The number is 1-800-889-2047. The hotline coordinator is Angele Court.
Free Rebuilding Workshops: Pittsfield and Brattleboro Posted on October 20, 2011 by Reality VC
Free informational workshop for folks as they rebuild after flooding–learn the best steps to take to rebuild for moisture management, better energy efficiency, lower energy costs, and health & safety. Get your questions answered and find out about the resources available to you. We want to help!
Offered by Central VT Community Action Council in partnership with Efficiency Vermont www.buttonupvermont.org
Pittsfield Town Hall