Hurricane season runs from June 1 until November 30. The Department of Elder Affairs is recruiting volunteers to be part of the Hope Heroes Program to be ready to support seniors before and after a hurricane strikes. What does disaster assistance look like as a Hope Hero?

• Loading and unloading sandbags before a storm
• Working in special needs shelters to provide assistance to seniors
• Helping older residents put shutters on their home
• Distributing food and materials to seniors before and after a storm
• Assisting with minor yard debris cleanup

Sign up today at so you can be ready to help as soon as the need arises!