Hurricane Ian - Resources for kidney patients

View the latest list of resources for kidney patients affected by Hurricane Ian

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Nationwide resources

Help when you need it.

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  • Description: Nationwide listings of private and public resources. Search by zip code.
  • Assists with: Food pantries, free clinics, and Stores that accept food stamps.

Aunt Bertha

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  • Description: Nationwide listings of free or reduced-cost services.
  • Assist with: Medical care, Food, Goods, Transportation, financial assistance, legal aid and Advocacy.

RX Assist

Needy Meds

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  • Description: Financial assistance programs to help with cost of medications.
  • Phone: 1-800-503-6897

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

United Way

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  • Description: Provides resources in your area

Dialysis Providers Emergency Phone Numbers

  • DaVita: 800.400.8331
  • Fresenius: 800.626.1297
  • DCI: 866.424.1990
  • ARA: 888.880.6867
  • Satellite: 855.396.2212
  • US Renal Care: 866.671.8772

HUD Find Shelter Tool

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  • Description: The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) Find Shelter tool provides information about housing, shelter, health care, and clothing resources in communities across the country.

Local resources

Feeding Florida.

Florida Department of Children and Families.

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity.

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  • Description: When Disaster Unemployment Assistance is activated, the agency will provide disaster information. This assistance provides weekly benefit payments to those out of work due to the disaster, including self-employed persons, farm and ranch owners, and others not covered under regular unemployment insurance programs.
  • Phone: 850-245-7105

Catholic Charities of Central Florida.

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  • Description: Catholic Charities provides referrals to organizations providing emergency food assistance.
  • Phone: 888-658-2828 or 407-658-1818

Florida Social Serve Housing Resources Helpline.

Florida Public Radio Emergency Network

Find a Local American Red Cross Shelter


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Disaster Relief Grant Program

If you are living with kidney failure in a community that has been struck by a flood, hurricane, tornado, or other disaster, the American Kidney Fund (AKF) may be able to help.