With 190 flood assessments completed in the Penal/Debe region, these will now be reviewed and certified by the Ministry of Social Development.
After this is done, the Ministry says relief grant cheques will be processed and then distributed to affected residents.
The Ministry assures that the necessary resources are being mobilized to ensure the lives of impacted families return to normal in the shortest possible time.
As for persons who have been affected and not assessed, they are advised to call the Ministry’s toll free hotline at 800–1673.
For those who need counseling, they can contact the National Family Services Division at 623–2608; ext 6300–6307.