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October 13, 2018
Background: Thousands of survivors whose homes were damaged by Hurricane Florence were also affected by Hurricane Matthew two years ago. Many homes were still being repaired when Florence struck....
October 13, 2018
WASHINGTON – In the aftermath of devastating flooding, storm surge and wind damage caused by Hurricane Michael, FEMA is assisting local and state first responders as they help survivors impacted by...
October 13, 2018
Q:Why did I get a letter from FEMA?A:If you applied for assistance from FEMA because you sustained damage from Hurricane Florence, you will receive a letter from FEMA in the mail or via email. The...
October 12, 2018
WASHINGTON – FEMA continues to assist local and state first responders as search and rescue efforts continue today following Hurricane Michael’s devastating landfall Wednesday.Additionally, FEMA...
October 12, 2018
WASHINGTON – In the wake of a disaster, Americans have always come together with compassion and courage to ask how they can help survivors of catastrophic events like Hurricane Michael. There are...
October 12, 2018
ATLANTA – Homeowners, renters and business owners in Calhoun, Gadsden, Jackson and Liberty counties may now apply for disaster assistance for uninsured and underinsured damage and losses resulting...
October 11, 2018
WASHINGTON – Following Hurricane Michael’s landfall, first responders are beginning search and rescue efforts in Florida as the storm continues to move through the southeast.“Right now what we need...
October 11, 2018
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Florida to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the...
October 11, 2018
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA’s Community Disaster Loan Program has approved more than $289 million for 73 municipalities throughout Puerto Rico. FEMA recently approved 11 municipalities for loans...
October 11, 2018
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of Florida....