Community Assistance

Live Local Act

On March 29, 2023, Governor Ron DeSantis signed Senate Bill 102, otherwise known as the Live Local Act, into law, representing the largest investment for housing efforts in Florida history. 


Hurricane Ian Assistance

Assistance through the Small Business Administration

SBA disaster assistance for homeowners, renters, nonprofits, and businesses of all sizes affected by Hurricane Ian. The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering assistance to those affected by Hurricane Ian, as they begin the recovery process. They offer low-interest loans for owners, renters & businesses to cover repair costs not covered by their insurance.

Assistance through FEMA

FEMA provides help for individuals and families affected by Hurricane Ian. 

Homeowners and renters in Palm Beach County who were affected by Hurricane Ian may apply for FEMA disaster assistance. There are three ways to apply. 

  1. On FEMA's website
  2. Download the FEMA App
  3. Call toll-free 800-621-3362. The line is open 7 AM to 11 PM every day. Help is available in many languages. If you use a relay service, such as video relay (VRS), captioned telephone or other service, give FEMA the number for that service.