HEART 9/11 sent 4 Hurricane Florence Response Teams to the Wilmington, NC area. Two pickup trucks with trailers full of equipment and supplies were deployed from NJ and FL, met up and were initially involved with high-water evacuations and preliminary medical assessments of those victims stranded in households due to the storm.  The additional HEART 9/11 response teams focused on addressing the needs of first responders, veterans, the elderly and disabled removing debris and mucking-out damaged homes.