Useful flood recovery links

Commonwealth Government Financial Aid

A lump sum payment to help people seriously affected by the Victorian Floods in October 2022. Greater Shepparton residents have until 27 April 2023 to make a claim.

State Government Financial Aid

These one-off payments are available to help people with immediate and essential needs during natural disaster-related emergencies, like emergency shelter, food, clothing, or personal items.

Information from Greater Shepparton City Council

Need help recovering from the floods? Whether you need food or some manual labour to help move rubbish, visit councils flood recovery assistance website.

Australian Red Cross' Guide to Cleaning Up After an Emergency
Emergencies by their very nature are disruptive and can be very stressful. A major dilemma many households face with water damage is how and where to begin the cleanup. This booklet contains some useful tips and practical information to help households start the clean-up, both inside and outside.
How to apply for flood payments in multiple languages by Nembc - National Ethnic and Multicultural Broadcasters' Council
There are several different payments you may be able to get if you live in a flooded area and have had to leave your home or your home or business has been damaged or destroyed by floods.
Protect yourself against mosquito borne diseases
With flooding in much of Victoria, the risk of mosquito breeding is high.
To reduce your risk of being bitten and getting sick, wear long, loose-fitting clothing, use repellents and insect nets.

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