BREVARD COUNTY, FL. -- Small retail businesses and restaurants can apply for
County-provided Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) kits funded through the
federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.
The PPE kit distribution was approved by the Board of County
Commissioners to support small businesses, retailers and restaurants with
supplies to sustain operations during the ongoing COVID-19 public health
PPE kits provided by the County will contain 200 procedure
masks, 25 reusable cloth masks, 2 boxes of gloves and 2 bottles of hand
sanitizer. Applications are available online beginning Monday, Oct. 5 through
Friday, Oct. 16. Distribution will begin on Monday, Oct. 12. Applications for
free PPE are available at www.brevardfl.gov/BrevardCARES. When
filling out an application, businesses will be able to choose a preferred
location and time to pick up free PPE once distribution begins on Monday, Oct.
12. Small businesses, retailers and restaurants that have collected free PPE
from the County during previous distributions are still eligible for PPE. but