Gulf Coast Oil Spill Resources & Claims Fair
Big announcement from our good friends at the Equity and Inclusion Campaign:
This event provides a 1-stop shop where community members and businesses affected by the Deepwater Horizon Incident Oil Spill Disaster can get assistance with existing claims, file an initial claim online or calling toll-free, and get support and information from local resources.
Oil Spill Resources and Claims Fair
Thursday, July 8, 2010
12:00 Noon – 8:00 p.m.
Mississippi Coast Coliseum
Conference Hall “D”
2350 Beach Boulevard
Biloxi, MS 39531
The Oil Spill Resources and Claims Fair features include the following:
Unified Command open house regarding the Deepwater Horizon Incident, the impact of the oil spill and clean up efforts underway.
Access to Local Community Resources:
Information on how to apply for food stamps, and access to health services, Health screenings, Mental Wellness, WIN Job Center, Small Business Administration (SBA) loan programs, social services, and much more.
Online & Toll-Free Claim Filing:
For people and businesses affected by the oil spill, BP Claims Officers will be on hand. People can get assistance with existing claims and have the ability to file new claims online or calling toll-free.
Children’s Activities & Area:
Crafts and entertainment for children while adults focus on claims and access to community resources.
VHN-TV show host and singers: Do Thanh and Diep Thanh Thanh
The Sao Dem Band
*Interpreters will be available and information materials will be made available in Vietnamese and Spanish.
*This fair is being made possible in part by a grant from BP and by the generosity of non-profits and businesses working together for the good of the com