TEMPORARY EMERGENCY HUMANITARIAN SUPPORT FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

TEMPORARY EMERGENCY HUMANITARIAN SUPPORT FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

The Government has announced details of a number of schemes to provide temporary emergency humanitarian support to people who have been affected by recent flooding from 23rd February – 6th March 2020.

At the request of the Government, the Irish Red Cross Society has agreed to administer two temporary emergency support schemes.

For any queries call us now on 01-6424600 or email emergencyflooding@redcross.ie

This scheme provides temporary emergency humanitarian support to small businesses that have been unable to secure flood insurance and have been flooded following storms from the 23rd February – 6th March 2020. At the request of the Government, the Irish Red Cross Society has agreed to administer the scheme. Closing date for receipt of applications is the 31st March 2020.

This scheme is a temporary humanitarian support contribution towards the costs of returning business premises to their pre-flood condition including the replacement of flooring, fixtures, fittings and damaged stock. The scheme will not provide a contribution to loss of earnings or loss of business goodwill.

The scheme is targeted at small businesses (up to 20 employees)