Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Lee County

Release Date Release Number
DR-4673-FL NR-080
Release Date:
January 20, 2023

LAKE MARY, Fla. – FEMA and the State of Florida are opening another disaster recovery center in Lee County to assist Hurricane Ian survivors at the following location:


Mt. Olive A.M.E Church

2754 Orange St.

Fort Myers, FL 33916


Saturday, Jan. 21, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

Disaster Recovery Centers provide disaster survivors with information from Florida state agencies, FEMA and the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Although the deadline to apply for assistance for damage or loss from Hurricane Ian has passed, survivors who were affected by Hurricane Ian can also get updates about applications, learn about the appeals process or check the status of their application the following ways:

  • Online at DisasterAssistance.gov
  • Call the FEMA Helpline at 1-800-621-3362. The line is open daily from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. ET. Help is available in most languages.

For the latest information on Florida’s recovery from Hurricane Ian, visit floridadisaster.org/info and fema.gov/disaster/4673. Follow FEMA Region 4 (@femaregion4) / Twitter and at facebook.com/fema.

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