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Oregon Wildfires And Straight-line Winds (DR-4562-OR)

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This is an active disaster. Apply for assistance.

Incident Period: September 7, 2020 and continuing.
Declaration Date: September 15, 2020

Map of Oregon

Apply for FEMA Assistance

Registration is open for those affected by wildfires in Clackamas, Douglas, Jackson, Klamath, Lane, Lincoln, Linn, and Marion counties. Register by visiting www.DisasterAssistance.gov, 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.

Following is the schedule for teams for October 31 and November 1:

  • A team is at the External Outreach Site at the Old Glide Middle School Gym in Douglas County. The registration site is open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sundays.
  • A team is at the External Outreach Site at Central High School in Medford, Jackson County. The outreach site is open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sundays.
  • A team has a FEMA registration site at the Southern Oregon RV Park in Central Point, Jackson County. The registration site is open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.  This site will be open Saturday and Sunday only. 
  • A team has a FEMA registration site at Unete Center for Farm Worker Advocacy in Medford, Jackson County. The registration site is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  This site will be open Saturday only.
  • A team has a FEMA registration site at Phoenix Civic Center in Jackson County. The registration site is open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Closed Sundays. 
  • A team is at the External Outreach Site at Lane Events Center in Eugene, Lane County. The outreach site is open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday is the last day for this site, closed Sunday.
  • A team is at the External Outreach Site at Lincoln Outlet Mall in Lincoln City, Lincoln County. The outreach site is open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sundays.
  • A team is at the External Outreach Site at Estacada City Hall in Clackamas County. The outreach site is open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sundays.
  • A team is at the External Outreach Site at Stayton Community Center in Marion County. The outreach site is open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sundays.
  • A team has a FEMA registration site at Anthony Hall in Sublimity, Marion County. The registration site is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Sundays. 
  • A team has a FEMA registration site at Detroit City Park, Detroit, Marion County. The registration site is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. This site will be open Saturday only.

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 wildfire.oregon.gov. 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 FEMA-R10-MIT@fema.dhs.gov.

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.

Additional Resources

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance Amount
Total Housing Assistance (HA) - Dollars Approved $17,860,445.15
Total Other Needs Assistance (ONA) - Dollars Approved $5,074,276.51
Total Individual & Households Program Dollars Approved $22,934,721.66
Individual Assistance Applications Approved 2633
Asistans Piblik Amount
Total Public Assistance Grants Dollars Obligated $410,308.03
Hazard Mitigation Assistance Amount
Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) - Dollars Obligated $0.00

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Designated Counties (Individual Assistance)

  • Clackamas (County)
  • Douglas (County)
  • Jackson (County)
  • Klamath (County)
  • Lane (County)
  • Lincoln (County)
  • Linn (County)
  • Marion (County)