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Hurricane Florence

The federal government is responding to the impacts of Hurricane Florence. Continue to follow direction from state and local officials. If you were affected, start the recovery process once it’s safe to do so.


National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month. Learn how to prepare your family and home at Ready.govDisasters Happen. Prepare Now. Learn How.

Hurricane Preparedness Tips

Are you prepared? Have a family communications plan, cash on hand, a battery-powered radio handy, and a plan for pets. Visit to learn these and other preparedness tips.

FEMA Podcast

This week on the podcast, we discuss our Surge Capacity Force, a cadre of federal employees who help affected communities by supporting FEMA with urgent response and recovery efforts.

Hurricane Maria

FEMA continues to help both Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to build back stronger. Survivors can view their status online or call 1-800-621-3362.

There are new procedures in place to access your online FEMA assistance account on