Money for storm victims
In order to help the storm victims in Stanstead Township who were affected by the torrential rains and violent winds on the 23rd and 24th of July, 2012, the Ministry of public security has announced the Programme general d’aide financiere lors de sinistres reels ou imminents.
During a disaster, the priorities are to insure that no human life is at risk and to limit the material damages. The ministry also hopes that the aid through this program will give those affected one less thing to worry about.
The Programme general d’aide financiere lors de sinistres reels
ou imminents aims to support municipalities, citizens, businesses and the organizations affected by disasters. This government program is an aid of last resort, especially when it comes to damages done to homes and municipal infrastructures that are not covered by insurance.
People who want more information about this program can contact the Direction du retablissement at 1 888 643-2433 or consult the website of the Ministry of public security where they can also find the forms to fill out.