Last Weekend to Apply for Federal Assistance in Broward County

Release Date Release Number
DR-4709-FL NR-020
Release Date:
June 23, 2023

LAKE MARY, Fla. – If your primary residence is in Broward County and you experienced damage or loss from the severe storms and flooding in April, don’t wait any longer. The deadline to apply for federal assistance is June 27, 2023.

FEMA may be able to help with rental assistance or other disaster-related expenses, and if you are a homeowner FEMA may also be able to help with essential home repairs that are not covered by insurance.  

Homeowners and renters in Broward County can call 800-621-3362, visit a Disaster Recovery Center, go online to or use the FEMA App.

Disaster Recovery Centers are operating at Sadkin Community Center in Lauderhill through June 24 and Hortt Park in Fort Lauderdale through June 29. (9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Closed Sundays and Mondays)

 A Mobile Disaster Recovery Center is operating 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Samuel Delevoe Memorial Park in Fort Lauderdale through June 24.

The deadline for submitting a disaster loan application to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is June 26. Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA’s secure website at Disaster loan information and application forms can also be obtained by calling the SBA’s Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 or sending an email to

The deadline to return SBA economic injury applications is Jan. 29, 2024.

For more information about recovery in Florida, visit and Follow us on Twitter: @FLSERT and @FEMARegion4.

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