Published: Jul 06, 2011 7:36 PM EDT
Updated: Jun 28, 2013 8:39 PM EDT

HURRICANE CENTRAL - Here are some important numbers to have on hand after a storm passes.

 

Florida Department of Financial Services - provides free insurance and banking help help/advice

1-800-22-storm 

FEMA disaster assistance & registration

1-800-621-3362

FEMA fraud hotline

1-866-720-5721

State of Florida emergency information 24-hour hotline

1-800-342-3557

Florida Disaster Unemployment Services

1-866-778-7356

Red Cross disaster financial assistance

1-866-438-4636

Salvation Army hurricane relief information

239-334-3745

Florida Department of Elder Affairs helpline

1-800-963-5337

Florida Attorney General price gouging hotline

1-866-966-7226

Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation - verify a contractor's license

1-850-487-1395

Safe and Wellness helpline (to see if people are OK or if they are in a shelter)

1-800-733-2767