Hurricane Maria, which ravaged Puerto Rico in September, has forced the evacuation of thousands of people from the island. According to a recent report by the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College, nearly 60,000 Puerto Ricans are expected to evacuate to Pennsylvania before next year.
For more information about the free legal clinic contact Ceiba, a coalition of Latino community-based organization in Philadelphia, via email ([email protected]) or by phone (215-634-7245). To register for the clinic, click here.
According to Ceiba, FEMA will accept claims from Hurricane Maria victims until March 20, 2018, and victims have 60 days to appeal if FEMA denies them disaster relief.