Out Of Service? State No Longer Recommends Puerto Rican Evacuees Dial 211 Connecticut has released more funding to help evacuees from Puerto Rico -- but the state isn’t recommending that people call 211 to connect with the aid. The state is making $75,000 available to help evacuees with housing costs. It comes ...
State Aiding Puerto Rican Evacuees Displaced By Earthquakes The state is setting aside money for Puerto Ricans arriving in Connecticut after being displaced from the island by natural disasters.
Connecticut Officials Eager To Boost Puerto Rican Recovery The impact of the recent earthquakes in Puerto Rico is now being felt in Connecticut -- at least when it comes to helping those who had to leave the island.
Connecticut Schools Preparing For Puerto Rican Earthquake Survivors Connecticut’s Department of Education said it’s ready to help school districts take in Puerto Rican students evacuated from the island because of recent earthquakes.
Relief Effort Underway In Puerto Rico After Series Of Earthquakes President Donald Trump has signed an emergency declaration so that Puerto Rico can receive federal help after a series of earthquakes devastated parts of the island. That gives the U.S. government’s Federal Emergency Management Agency the OK to move onto ...
Two Years After Hurricane Maria: UConn Team Examines Response To Influx Of Puerto Rican Evacuees Two years after Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico, the response to the crisis on the U.S. mainland is only now coming into focus.