2019 Special Needs Shelter Registration Began January 1st
All persons interested in utilizing the Special Needs Shelter for the 2019 Hurricane season will need to register with the Highlands County Health Department. If you require specialized equipment for your health needs such as oxygen concentrator or other similar equipment you may want to register.
Each year registration begins anew, and last year approval are no longer valid. If you would like to register for the 2019 season, you can obtain an application from either your home health agency, the Highlands County Health Department (863-386-6040) or the Emergency Operations Center (863-385-1112) Registration forms are also available online at