Department establishes phone line for hurricane victims with disabilities

The Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services has established a toll-free telephone number to assist hurricane evacuees in Alabama with disabilities or have a family member with a disability or the life-threatening blood disorder hemophilia.

The number is 1-800-846-3697. 

The department does not provide primary medical care, but can assist with counseling, information and referral, as well as specialty care and other services for eligible individuals.

Information about the services provided by the department is also available on its Web site .