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Oregon Wildfires and Straight-line Winds


Peryòd Ensidan: Sep 7, 2020 - Nov 3, 2020

Dat Deklarasyon: Sep 15, 2020

Now Closed: Period to Apply for Disaster Assistance

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The last day for individuals and families to apply for assistance after this disaster has passed. You are no longer able to begin a new claim.

To check the status on a previously submitted claim, visit

Mwen Aplike pou Asistans. Kisa ki Pwochen Etap la?

W ap resevwa notis lèt FEMA yo swa pa lapòs U.S. swa pa korespodans eletwonik. Ou kab bezwen verifye idantite w oswa fè yon enspeksyon kay lan. Y ap fè tout enspeksyon yo pa telefòn akoz COVID-19 epi bezwen pou pwoteje sekirite ak sante fòs travay ak sivivan nou yo.

Bwochi “Èd apre yon Dezas”

Tradwi nan 27 lang, bwochi “Èd Apre yon Dezas” se yon zouti ki kab pataje ak kominote w pou ede moun konprann tip asistans FEMA ki disponib pou sipòte endividi yo ak fanmi yo retabli apre yon dezas.

Telechaje bwochi yo

Volontè ak Donasyon

Retablisman kapab dire plizyè ane apre yon dezas. Gen anpil fason pou ede tankou fè donasyon lajan kach, atik nesesè, oswa tan ou. Aprann plis sou kouman pou ede moun ki nan bezwen.

Fè Biznis ak FEMA

Si w enterese founi sèvis peye avè pwodwi pou sinistre yo, vizite paj nou sou Kouman pou fè Biznis avèk FEMA pou w ka demare.

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Additional Resources

Apply for FEMA Assistance

Registration is closed for those affected by wildfires in Clackamas, Douglas, Jackson, Klamath, Lane, Lincoln, Linn, and Marion counties. Register by visiting, calling 800-621-3362 or using the FEMA app

Disaster Survivor Assistance Teams

FEMA’s Disaster Survivor Assistance teams are also providing survivors of the Oregon wildfires a means to access and apply for disaster assistance.

I Applied For Assistance. What's Next?

You will receive notification letters from FEMA either by U.S. mail or by electronic correspondence. You may need to verify your identity or complete a home inspection. 

Learn About the Steps After Applying | Steps To Start Your Recovery Process

Stay Informed

Stay informed by calling 211 or visiting This Oregon Wildfire Resource website includes the latest information and resources available to those affected by wildfires.

Rebuilding After Wildfires

As you rebuild, take steps now to reduce future damage from wildfires. You can have a hazard mitigation advisor answer your questions about rebuilding safer and stronger. Send an email to

We have teamed with Firewise Communities, the Federal Alliance for Safe Housing, and the Institute for Business and Home Safety to create this fact sheet to help you rebuild after a fire.

FEMA Speaks Your Language

Translated into 27 languages, the "Help After a Disaster" brochure is a tool that can be shared in your community to help people understand the types of FEMA Individual Assistance support that may be available in disaster recovery. We also have a playlist of videos in ASL about FEMA assistance on YouTube.

Passport Replacement Fees

The Department of State approved Governor’s Brown request to waive passport replacement fees. The passport application fee waiver for Oregon wildfire survivors is valid until September 14, 2023. The file search fee waiver is valid until March 14, 2022.

Along with other documents identified by the Department of State, an applicant will submit a DS-64 form as proof that the valid passport was lost in the disaster. The DS-64 form must have the following:

  • The name or description of the disaster that caused your loss 
  • The address of the residence where the loss occurred 
  • The approximate date when the loss occurred
  • Certification that replacement passport fees will not be reimbursed by other sources, such as a homeowner's insurance policy

More information

Obligasyon Finansman

Asistans Endividyèl Montan
Total Asistans Lojman (Housing Assistance - HA) - Dola ki Apwouve $31,491,713.10
Total Asistans Lòt Bezwen (Other Needs Assistance - ONA) - Dola ki Apwouve $7,513,613.80
Total Pogram Endividyèl & Kay Dola ki Apwouve $39,005,326.90
Aplikasyon Asistans Endividyèl ki Apwouve 3259
Asistans Piblik Montan
Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated $386,647,371.64
Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated $62,654,413.00
Total Asistans Piblik Sibvansyon Dola Akòde $494,920,345.61
Asistans pou Atenye Malè Pandye Montan
Pogram Sibvansyon pou Atenye Malè Pandye (Hazard Mitigation Grant Program - HMGP) - Dola Akòde $7,868,616.09