Kentucky Disaster Recovery Centers open for May storm victims

Kentuckians with losses from the May storms and flooding can now receive in-person help at Disaster Recovery Centers in Breathitt, Floyd, Owsley and Pike Counties.

Officials from Kentucky Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced Wednesday they have opened these temporary centers to provide people with a one-stop location to get information about disaster recovery.

“Judge executives, local officials and FEMA worked together to identify sites that offer a convenient place for those affected by the storms and flooding to talk with recovery specialists,” said Kentucky Division of Emergency Management Director Brig. Gen. John W. Heltzel.

The Disaster Recovery Centers are open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday. The recovery stations are listed below:

Breathitt County
Lifeskills Center (2nd floor)
1127 Main St.,
Jackson, KY 41339

Pike County
Belfry Public Library
24371 US Highway 119 N
Belfry, KY 41514

Owsley County
Owsley County Action Team
Old Hwy 11
Booneville, KY 41314

Pike County
Johns Creek Elementary School
8302 Meta Hwy
Pikeville, KY 41501

Floyd County
Martin Community Center
7199 KY Route 80
Langley, KY 41645

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