Financial Support for those Impacted by Flooding
Financial Support may be available to Residents and Businesses Impacted by Flooding
The Emergency Operations Centre Press Release #88 https://www.cordemergency.ca/updates/evacuation-order-killiney-beach-properties-news-release-88-thu-2017-06-01-1638
Those residents and businesses that have been impacted by flooding, may qualify for financial support.
Applications to the Provincial Disaster Financial Assistance program must be submitted to Emergency Management BC by August 5th.
Information is available online at http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/safety/emergency-preparedness-response-recovery/emergency-response-and-recovery/disaster-financial-assistance.
In addition, the Red Cross has a financial assistance program to help eligible BC residents whose households were evacuated and damaged by flood waters.
Register online at http://www.redcross.ca/how-we-help/current-emergency-responses/spring-flooding-in-canada/spring-floods-2017-–-red-cross-support or by calling 1-800-863-6582.
For questions related to Homeowner's Insurance Policies and Insurance Claims; The Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) operates a Consumer Information Centre, staffed by trained insurance professionals, to assist individuals who may have questions.
Call the Insurance Bureau of Canada Toll Free Consumer Information Centre at 1-844-227-5422