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2018-06-11 14:01 - News Release

RALEIGH, N.C. —Residents of Guilford and Rockingham counties who need answers to their questions about disaster aid or help with their application for FEMA assistance have access to a toll-free Helpline, 800-621-3362.  

2018-06-06 13:09 - News Release

RALEIGH, N.C. – State and federal recovery officials announced the Greensboro disaster recovery center opened to support survivors of the April 15 tornado will end operations at 4:30 p.m. Monday, June 11, 2018. Survivors may still register for disaster assistance online or via phone. The deadline to register is July 9, 2018. 

2018-06-06 13:00 - News Release

RALEIGH, N.C. – More than one-half million dollars in federal aid to date is helping residents of Guilford and Rockingham counties recover from the severe storms and tornado of April 15. According to FEMA and North Carolina Emergency Management, 1,259 registered for disaster assistance as of 7 a.m. June 4, 2018. 

2018-06-01 17:18 - News Release

RALEIGH, N.C. – State and federal recovery officials announce new hours for the Guilford County disaster recovery center. Hours are now 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, closed Sundays. The temporary center, located within the Guilford County Dept. of Public Health at 1203 Maple St., Greensboro, was opened to provide one-to-one assistance to survivors of the April 15 tornado. 

2018-05-29 14:13 - News Release

What is an SBA disaster loan?U.S. Small Business Administration disaster loans are the primary source of federal long-term disaster-recovery funds for loss and damage not fully covered by insurance or other compensation.  

2018-05-23 18:45 - News Release

RALEIGH, NC— County, state and federal emergency management officials are encouraging residents of Guilford and Rockingham counties who sustained damages during the April tornado to register with FEMA. 

2018-05-23 11:57 - News Release

RALEIGH, N.C. – State and federal recovery officials announced the Rockingham County disaster recovery center opened to support survivors of the April 15 tornado will end operations at 7 p.m. Friday, May 25. Survivors may still register for disaster assistance online or via phone. Also, the Greensboro recovery center will be closed for the Memorial Day Holiday weekend, May 26 – 28, and reopen May 29.  

2018-05-18 19:04 - News Release

Who may apply?Homeowners, renters and business owners in Guilford and Rockingham counties who sustained damage to their homes, vehicles, personal property, business or its inventory as a result of the severe storms and tornadoes in April may apply for federal assistance.How do I apply?

2018-05-18 16:28 - News Release

North Carolina Emergency Management and FEMA are opening Disaster Recovery Centers to help those individuals, families and business owners impacted by the April 15 tornadoes and severe storms. The temporary offices are designed to help people through the application process for federal disaster assistance grants and loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration.

2018-05-17 15:06 - News Release

RALEIGH, N.C. – Federal/state disaster recovery centers are open to help those whose homes or businesses were affected by the severe storms and tornado of April 15.Representatives from North Carolina Emergency Management, FEMA, and the U.S. Small Business Administration are at the centers to explain disaster assistance programs and help survivors apply for aid.The centers are located:Guilford CountyGuilford County Dept. of Public Health1203 Maple StreetGreensboro, NC 27405