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Georgia Hurricane Michael (DR-4400)

Incident Period: October 09, 2018 - October 23, 2018
Major Disaster Declaration declared on October 14, 2018

Individual Assistance Applications
Approved: 5,081

Total Individual & Households Program
Dollars Approved: $12,581,999.88

Total Public Assistance Grants
Dollars Obligated: $116,183,452.03

Designated Counties (Individual Assistance):

Baker, Calhoun, Clay, Crisp, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Laurens, Lee, Miller, Mitchell, Randolph, Seminole, Sumter, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Turner, Worth

The deadline to register for FEMA disaster assistance ended on December 13, 2018

Crisis Counseling

Georgia Families, or individuals dealing with stress and recovery after Hurricane Michael are eligible for free Crisis Counseling.  There are three ways you can get in contacted with a trained crisis counselor

  • Call Georgia Crisis Hotline 800-715-4225.
  • Call The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Disaster Distress Helpline 800-985-5990.
  • Text: “TalkWithUs” to 66746 (for Spanish, press 2 or text Hablanos to 66746).

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved


Total Individual & Households Program (IHP) - Dollars Approved*


Total Housing Assistance (HA) - Dollars Approved*


Total Other Needs Assistance (ONA) - Dollars Approved*


Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved*

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved


Total Public Assistance Grants (PA) - Dollars Obligated✝


Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated✝


Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated✝

* Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.
✝ Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.

Learn more about FEMA Disaster definitions. Information is updated every 24 hours.

Preliminary Damage Assessment Report

PDA Report; FEMA-4400-DR

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Last Updated: 2018-11-05 05:00