Important Telephone Numbers For Disaster Victims

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Release date: 
January 14, 2008
Release Number: 
1734-042

LACEY, Wash. -- Washingtonians who suffered damages in the December flooding have many resources for re-building their lives. Residents in the counties designated for Individual Assistance (IA) are eligible for disaster assistance. The counties designated for IA are: Clallam, Grays Harbor, King, Kitsap, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Snohomish, Thurston and Wahkiakum.

Refer to the attached list for telephone numbers of agencies that provide help for disaster victims.

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FEDERAL AGENCIES

FEMA Registration   800-621-FEMA (TTY* 800-462-7585)
FEMA Fraud Line   800-323-9603
Housing Resources Help Line 866-233-7643
U.S. Small Business Administration 800-659-2955
National Flood Insurance Program 800-427-4661 (TTY* 800-427-5593)
Internal Revenue Service  800-829-1040 (TTY* 800-829-4059)
Social Security Administration 800-772-1213
Department of Veterans Affairs 800-827-1000

STATE AGENCIES

Attorney General's Consumer Hotline 800-551-4636
Washington Insurance Commissioner 800-562-6900
Disaster Unemployment   877-416-7274
Crisis Counseling Hotline   800-850-8775
Disaster Legal Services   866-519-7099
Farm Service Agency    Contact local office

VOLUNTEER AGENCIES

American Red Cross     866-GET-INFO
Storm-related community resources and services 2-1-1

*TTY numbers are for hearing/speech impaired

FEMA coordinates the federal government's role in preparing for, preventing, mitigating the effects of, responding to, and recovering from all domestic disasters, whether natural or man-made, including acts of terror.

Last Updated: 
July 16, 2012 - 18:46
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