FEMA - Disaster Assistance

Apply for Disaster Assistance
Internet or Smartphone Application: Disaster survivors may apply for the Individuals and Households Program or check their application status at www.DisasterAssistance.gov. Disaster survivors may also access FEMA via smartphone by downloading the application from www.fema.gov or through their mobile provider’s application store.

By Phone: Disaster survivors may call FEMA toll-free at 800-621-3362 to register for assistance or check theirapplication status. Disaster survivors who are deaf,hard of hearing, or have a speech disability and use aText Telephone (TTY) may call 800-462-7585. Disastersurvivors who use 711 or VRS (Video Relay Service)may call 800-621-3362.

In Person: Visit a Disaster Recovery Center.

For locations, check FEMA's mobile app www.fema.gov/mobile-app or call 1-800-621-3362, or visitwww.DisasterAssistance.gov.

Disaster Survivor Assistance team members mayvisit door-to-door in your area. They will have officialFEMA photo identification.


More info can be found in the documents below:

FEMA - Individuals and Households Program

FEMA - Help After a Disaster

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