Hurricane Ida’s strength of historical proportion struck relentlessly and left a path of destruction that impacted the lives of many, including IAM members.
The storm has passed, and the time is now to help Machinists Union members that were caught in the wrath of Ida. The IAM is doing everything possible to assist our members in recovering from this catastrophic event. Every dollar donated to the IAM Disaster Relief Fund goes directly to IAM members and their families in need.
Part of being a union member is knowing that your union family, your Sisters, and Brothers, are here for you when you need us most. If you have been affected by Hurricane Ida and need financial assistance, click here for information on how to apply for help from the IAM.
In addition to Disaster Relief assistance, your IAM EAP and Addiction Services programs remain ready to be called upon 24/7.
If you are struggling with issues affecting mental health, such as but not limited to; addiction, stress, depression, divorce or financial hardship, please know that *confidential assistance is available.
*These are confidential services made possible by IAM members assisting IAM members.
UNION PLUS ASSISTANCE
If you participate in certain Union Plus programs and have been affected by Hurricane Ida, you may be eligible for financial assistance through the Union Plus Disaster Relief Grant program. Visit the Union Plus Disaster Relief Fund to learn more about the benefits and eligibility requirements.