Please see below information for flood assistance and it is recommended to download the Vic Emergency app for emergency notifications and further local information on assistance can be found on your local council website.
Flood Recovery Hotline – 1800 560 790 (press 9 for an interpreter) between 7.30am – 7.30pm every day. Contact the Flood Recovery Hotline for assistance with what support is available, clean-up programs, temporary accommodation and mental health support.
Victorian Government Emergency Relief Payment https://emergencypayments.dffh.vic.gov.au/
Payments are available for those affected by the October 2022 floods. The relief payment can help to pay for immediate needs including food, shelter, clothing, medication and accommodation. Applications will be assessed on a case by case basis.
Businesses and Farmers Assistance
Agriculture Grants agriculture.vic.gov.au/farm-management/emergency-management/floods/flood-advice-and-support.
Small Business Grants call the Business Victoria hotline on 132 215
Road Closures http://traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au
Contributions can be made to the flood recovery efforts at www.www.givit.org.au/storms-and-flooding
Here’s some pictures from this week
including some of the street where I live
Filling and distributing Sandbags
Mooroopna Shopping Centre
Matthew Guys Visit
Included a briefing from the Incident Controller, visiting a flood affected business and cooking a BBQ for Emergency Services Volunteers
Peter Dutton’s Visit
Included a briefing from the Incident Controller, visiting the relief center and GV Cares, meeting with flood affected businesses in Mooroopna and a briefing on the impact of the floods on the horticultural industry.
Carpark on Wyndham St and Shepparton Swans Football Club Rooms