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Did you come to Connecticut from Puerto Rico because of Hurricane Maria?

Did you come to Connecticut from Puerto Rico because of Hurricane Maria?

June 2018

Getting healthcare coverage

You have 60 days from the date when you moved here to get healthcare coverage. You can get more information on the Access Health CT website.

Your Path to Healthcare Coverage (PDF)

Have you registered yet with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)?

If you don’t register with FEMA by June 18, 2018, you cannot apply for Hurricane Maria assistance from FEMA.

To register, call the FEMA Help Line at 1-800-621-3362 or register online at www.disasterassistance.gov.

If FEMA refers you to the Small Business Administration, file that application immediately to preserve your eligibility for assistance.

Help from agencies in Connecticut may also be available. Call 2-1-1 and press #5 for hurricane evacuee assistance.

If you have questions, Legal Aid may be able to help. In Hartford County, call Greater Hartford Legal Aid and ask for Yetzael Clement at 860-541-5051.

La obtención de cobertura de salud

Si tiene un evento de vida especial que califique, tendrá 60 días desde la fecha del evento para inscribirse en cobertura de salud, o cambiar su plan si tiene cobertura actualmente. Obtener mas informacion.

El Camino Hacia Su Cobertura De Salud (PDF)

¿Se ha registrado con la Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA)?

Si usted no se inscribe con FEMA antes del 18 de junio de 2018, usted no podrá solicitar para la asistencia de FEMA por el huracán María.

Para registrarse, llame a la línea de ayuda de FEMA al 1-800-621-3362 o regístrese por la página web www.disasterassistance.gov.

Si FEMA lo refiere a la administración de pequeños negocios, presente esa solicitud inmediatamente para preservar su elegibilidad para recibir asistencia.

Algunas agencias en Connecticut también pueden tener ayuda disponible. Llame al 2-1-1 y oprima #5 para asistencia a las personas desplazadas por huracanes.

Si usted tiene preguntas, Asistencia Legal le puede proveer ayuda. En el Condado de Hartford, llame a Greater Hartford Legal Aid al 860-541-5051, y pregunte por Yetzael Clement.

Get Help From Legal Aid

Age 60+: Get help from legal aid.
Under age 60: Find legal help or apply online.
Not from Connecticut? Find help in another state.

Get help from 2-1-1

Dial 2-1-1 or go to 211ct.org for help with services in your community.

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