Frequently Asked Questions regarding homeowners insurance policy food spoilage coverage after a disaster or power outage.
If you need supplies, such as food, water, or ice, please contact your county emergency management for the location of the nearest distribution center. Your county emergency management can provide up-to-date information about shelters and local distribution centers for food and supplies.
The State Assistance Information Line (SAIL) is a toll-free hotline activated at the time of an emergency to provide an additional resource for those in Florida to receive accurate and up-to-date information regarding an emergency or disaster situation impacting the State of Florida.
The Florida Department of Health, in coordination with its county health departments and each local emergency management agency in the state, developed a registry for persons with special needs to register with their local emergency management agency to receive assistance during a disaster. The statewide registry provides first responders with valuable information to prepare for disasters or other emergencies.
After signing up with the Florida Special Needs Registry, visit the Division of Emergency Management Special Needs Registry site for any additional special needs information in your county:
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Consumer education materials on disaster preparedness, recovery and general insurance topics.
The Florida Department of Financial Services Insurance Consumer Helpline is available for disaster assistance.