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Fact Sheets

FEMA will suspend operations at the three remaining fixed Disaster Recovery Centers in New York Thursday in observation of Thanksgiving. The FEMA Helpline will also be closed for the holiday. All three centers and the Helpline resume operations Friday, Nov. 26.

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Recovery update as of November 22, 2021

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Homeowners and renters with uninsured or underinsured damage to their property from Hurricane Ida in the Bronx, Dutchess, Kings, Nassau, Queens, Richmond, Rockland, Suffolk and Westchester counties have two weeks left to apply for federal disaster assistance.

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FEMA provides regular updates of resources to survivors recovering from Hurricane Ida-NY. Please view the latest fact sheet for the most up-to-date application deadlines and information.

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West Virginia residents in Cabell, Kanawha, Mingo and Wayne counties whose furnaces, septic systems, bridges or wells were damaged by the Feb. 27-March 4, 2021 severe storms and flooding may be eligible for financial assistance under FEMA’s Individuals and Households Program.

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency is committed to helping all eligible disaster survivors recover from Hurricane Ida. Eligible persons include U.S. citizens, non-citizen nationals and qualified aliens.

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Kevin Sur, FEMA Joint Information Center manager

Liliana Tschanett, SBA Public Information officer

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Residents of the Bronx, Dutchess, Kings, Nassau, Queens, Richmond, Rockland, Suffolk and Westchester counties who had damage or losses as a direct result of Hurricane Ida have until Monday, Dec. 6, to apply to FEMA for disaster assistance.

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Residents of Dickson, Hickman, Houston and Humphreys counties, impacted by severe storms and flooding on Aug. 21, were eligible to apply for federal disaster assistance through FEMA’s Individual Assistance program for disaster-related repair and replacement and other needs grants from Aug. 23 to Oct. 25, 2021.

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Once you apply for FEMA assistance, it’s vital to let FEMA know if your address changes, if you discover additional damage from Hurricane Ida or if you have another disaster-related issue. Be sure to let FEMA know if:

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Last updated November 2, 2020