Disaster Fact Sheet

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Release date: 
April 11, 2006
Release Number: 
1623-001-FactSheet2

PROCESS FOR REQUESTING A MANUFACTURED HOME

  1. The applicant calls 1-800-621-FEMA to register, requesting a manufactured home at that time.
  • If you have already registered but did not request a manufactured home, please call again.
  • FEMA contacts the applicant and conducts qualification interview.
  • Once approved for use of a manufactured home, FEMA requests a site visit to determine if a unit can be safely placed on the property.
  • FEMA requests delivery of the manufactured home; this includes obtaining all appropriate permits.
  • The manufactured home is delivered and utilities are connected.
  • A safety inspection is conducted on the manufactured home.
  • FEMA conducts a “lease in” with the recipient, including a walk-through.
  • TIMELINE OF FIRST MANUFACTURED HOME FOR WILDFIRE RECOVERY

    03/20/06 – Manufactured home was requested by the applicant.
    03/22/06 – FEMA conducts interview with the applicant.
    03/23/06 – FEMA announces availability of the manufactured home.
    03/27/06 – Site inspected.
    03/30 /06 – Delivery of manufactured home requested by FEMA.
    04/10/06 – Manufactured home delivered. (ESTIMATED)
    04/13/06 – FEMA conducts “lease in” with applicant. (ESTIMATED)

    Last Updated: 
    July 16, 2012 - 18:46