The Division of Emergency Management and several County Departments in conjunction with the Florida Department of Health at St. Lucie County operate a Special Needs Shelter for individuals who seek shelter from a disaster and need medical assistance. Those who have a medical condition that does not meet requirement for hospital admittance but needs medical assistance can be eligible for the Special Needs Shelter.
This shelter is located at the Havert L. Fenn Center:
2000 Virginia Avenue
Fort Pierce, FL 34982
For additional information on how to register for the Special Needs Program contact the Department of Public Safety (772) 462-8100.