Flood Resources from Scott County EMA - Updated May 8, 2019
Flood Donation Center
The Salvation Army has opened a Flood Donation Center for individuals donating items and for individuals looking to receive items. The Center will serve residents of Scott and Rock Island Counties. A valid Driver’s License or State Issued ID is needed to pick up items.
Former Office Max Building (near North Park Mall)
320 W. Kimberly Rd.
Monday - Friday, May 20-24, 2019
10:00am - 6:00pm
At this time, the Flood Donation Center will accept the following items needed for flood recovery:
3. Tools for building repair
4. Cleaning supplies and tools
5. Personal protective equipment such as work gloves, nitrile gloves, work masks, and eye protection
6. Unopened bottles of bleach
Canned goods and other non-perishable food items may be donated at this time as well.
Disaster Assistance Services
Community Action of Eastern Iowa’s Disaster Assistance Services may be able to help if your household has been affected by the 2019 Mississippi Floods. There are no income guidelines for case management services. Financial recovery services up to $5,000 may be available to households at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level. More information can be found on the website:
Disaster Assistance - FEMA
Impacted Scott County residents may also be eligible to apply for the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Disaster Assistance Program which proivdes assistance to those whose homes are damaged, unsafe, or inaccessbile because of the recent flooding. Application deadline is July 1, 2019.
FEMA registration is quick and easy. There are multiple ways to register:
To apply for assistance, you will need the following information available:
Please see the links below for more information:
Disaster Assistance - SBA
The U.S. Small Business Administration and the Iowa Small Business Development Center has established a SBA Business Recovery Center in Davenport to provide a wide range of services to businesses impacted by severe storms and flooding that began March 12, 2019. SBA customer service representatives will meet with business owners to explain SBA disaster loans, answer questions about the loan program, explain the application process and help business owners complete loan applications. The deadline to apply is July 1, 2019.
Business Recovery Center
Eastern Iowa Community College
101 West Third St.
Davenport, IA 52801
Open at 9 a.m., May 16, 2019
Mondays - Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Fridays 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed Memorial Day, Monday, May 27
Please see the link below for more information:
Disaster Legal Assistance - Iowa Legal Aid
Iowa Legal Aid provides free legal services to low-income clients in Scott and Clinton Counties who have been affected by disasters, including the recent flooding. The flyer provides examples of the types of legal issues the office can assist with.
To apply for services, persons can walk-in during normal office hours (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.), can call 1-800-532-1275 during intake hours (Monday through Friday from 9 to 11 am and 1:30 to 3:30 pm except Thursday afternoons only for emergencies), and can apply online at iowalegalaid.org. Please see the link below for more information:
Flooding Cleanup Kits
Contact the American Red Cross or Salvation Army:
Flood Debris Collection
Potable Water Distribution
Residents who are currently impacted with the current flooding, and don’t have access to clean, potable water, are eligible to received donated bottled water. See Flood Donation Center above.
Volunteers are needed for flood cleanup efforts in Davenport and in other areas in Scott County. Home and private business owners in need of volunteers are encouraged to reach out to Scott County EMA to receive volunteer assistance.
**Scott County EMA Volunteer Hotline is available Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Water Well information & caring for them after a flood
Guidance for safe drinking water
See attachment below.
Page updated on 5/15/2019