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October 14, 2018
WASHINGTON – Four days after Hurricane Michael slammed into Florida and Georgia, skilled responders from the federal, state and local governments, voluntary agencies and the private sector continue...
October 14, 2018
ATLANTA – FEMA Disaster Survivor Assistance teams are working in Florida areas affected by Hurricane Michael. These teams help survivors register for assistance, identify and address potential needs...
October 14, 2018
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced additional disaster assistance is available to the state of Florida.  The additional assistance authorizes an increase in federal...
October 13, 2018
ATLANTA – After registering for disaster assistance, you may be contacted by a FEMA-contracted housing inspector to schedule an appointment for a housing inspection. Your first contact with an...
October 13, 2018
Eligible survivors and households whose homes were damaged from flooding caused by Hurricane Florence but are still habitable may receive a single $500 payment for the cost of cleaning and removing...
October 13, 2018
ATLANTA – Homeowners, renters and business owners in Holmes and Washington counties in Florida may now apply for disaster assistance for uninsured and underinsured damage and losses resulting from...
October 13, 2018
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available to the state of Alabama to supplement state, tribal and local response...
October 13, 2018
Eligible survivors and households whose homes were damaged from flooding caused by Hurricane Florence but are still habitable may receive a single $500 payment for the cost of cleaning and removing...
October 13, 2018
Background: Many homes across eastern North Carolina experienced flooding caused by Hurricane Florence. A very small percentage of homeowners in affected areas had flood insurance policies; therefore...
October 13, 2018
RALEIGH, N.C. – Thirteen more North Carolina counties affected by Hurricane Florence are now eligible for federal assistance to help pay for the cost of repairing damaged public infrastructure and...