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February 23, 2019
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A disaster recovery center operated by the state of Alaska and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will open Sunday, Feb. 24, at the University Center Mall to provide...
February 22, 2019
 North Carolina survivors of Hurricane Florence who still face unmet needs may find help through other state and federal resources. The deadline has passed for survivors to register for disaster...
February 22, 2019
Q: My FEMA determination letter says my application for disaster assistance is “ineligible” or “incomplete.” What can I do?A: All disaster assistance applicants have the right to appeal, and...
February 22, 2019
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A FEMA disaster survivor assistance team is available for the next two weeks in Kenai Peninsula Borough to help residents who were affected by the Nov. 30 earthquake apply for...
February 22, 2019
A major disaster declaration was issued Jan. 31 for the state of Alaska following the Nov. 30 earthquake. It makes federal funding available to eligible affected faith-based organizations, community...
February 21, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas — Survivors of disasters like Hurricane Harvey can be targets. Scam artists will head to disaster areas to prey on people who have already endured terrible circumstances. Posing as...
February 21, 2019
Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,073,886.75 to the State of Florida to assist the City of Naples defray the costs to repair seawall and storm water pipe damaged by Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s...
February 21, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – Kmart and National Lumber have teamed with FEMA to provide residents of Puerto Rico with free information and tips on how to make homes safer and stronger from earthquakes and...
February 21, 2019
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A disaster recovery center operated by the state of Alaska and the Federal Emergency Management Agency opens Friday, Feb. 22, in Anchorage to provide in-person advice and...
February 21, 2019
State of Alaska Individual Assistance applicants are encouraged to fill out an application for federal disaster assistance from FEMA and the U.S. Small Business Administration. Visit www....