Main Content

News Releases

June 13, 2019
In the aftermath of nearly every disaster, survivors should be alert for con artists and opportunists trying to obtain money or steal personal information through fraud, scams or identity theft.In...
June 13, 2019
PIERRE, SD – The State of South Dakota and FEMA have opened disaster recovery centers in Pine Ridge and Yankton to offer in-person support to individuals and businesses impacted by the severe winter...
June 13, 2019
DES MOINES, Iowa – If you applied for FEMA assistance because of losses from severe storms and flooding from March 12 through May 16 in Louisa or Scott counties, you will receive a determination...
June 13, 2019
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — FEMA has approved $1,161,503 to the state of Florida to assist the School Board of Bay County with reimbursement for management costs following Hurricane Michael in October 2018...
June 13, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – National Lumber and Home Depot have teamed with FEMA to provide residents of Puerto Rico with free information and tips on how to make homes safer and stronger from...
June 13, 2019
LINCOLN, Neb. – There is less than a week remaining for survivors to register for disaster assistance after the winter storm, straight-line winds and flooding in March.  The deadline to apply is June...
June 13, 2019
Oklahoma City, OK – Joint state/federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) are opening Friday, June 14 at Sand Springs in Tulsa County and at Fort Gibson in Muskogee County.A DRC offers in-person...
June 13, 2019
LINCOLN, Neb. – There is less than a week remaining for survivors to register for disaster assistance after the winter storm, straight-line winds and flooding in March.  The deadline to apply is June...
June 13, 2019
Oklahoma City, OK – State and federal recovery officials urge residents affected by the disaster to watch for and report any suspicious activity or potential fraud.As government agencies and...
June 13, 2019
DES MOINES, IOWA – Iowa residents in the nine disaster-designated counties —Fremont, Harrison, Louisa, Mills, Monona, Pottawattamie, Scott, Shelby and Woodbury— may be eligible for federal assistance...