*** Correction: Note disaster center closure date changes***
AUSTIN, Texas – The deadline to register for FEMA assistance is 11:59 p.m., Monday, Sept.16, however, help remains at three Disaster Recovery Centers in the Valley.
The recovery centers will remain open throughout this week to serve survivors who may have questions about other resources or their federal disaster assistance applications. The centers will begin closing Tuesday, Sept. 24 (see below).
Hours are 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday. The centers are closed on Sunday.
Disaster center locations and closure dates are:
Hidalgo County—Last day, Sept. 24, 2019
La Villa Youth Center
302 West 2nd St.
La Villa, TX 78562
Willacy County—Last day, Sept. 25, 2019
Community County Safe Room
10804 Business 77
Raymondville, TX 78580
Cameron County—Last day, Sept. 26, 2019
La Feria Safe Room
1001 Pancho Maples Drive
La Feria, TX 78559
After the recovery centers close, help is still available by calling the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362 (voice, 711/VRS-Video Relay Service) (TTY: 800-462-7585). Multilingual operators are available (press 2 for Spanish).
For further information, visit the South Texas disaster webpage at www.fema.gov/disaster/4454, the FEMA Region 6 Twitter account at https://twitter.com/FEMARegion6 or the Texas Division of Emergency Management website at https://www.tdem.texas.gov.