Storm survivors in those counties, both located inland of the coast but both suffering significant damage, might be eligible for grants for temporary housing and home repairs and for other serious disaster-related needs, such as medical and dental expenses or funeral and burial costs.
Loans from the
The announcement of funding for these counties comes a day after the state's
Earlier this week, a disaster declaration by President
Storm survivors in those two counties are encouraged to register with
-- Going online to DisasterAssistance.gov
-- Using the FEMA Mobile App
-- Calling 800-621-3362
Disaster survivor assistance specialists soon will be helping people register for assistance in person, which will especially benefit those who do not have access to telephone or internet service. Additionally, disaster recovery centers are planned to open in the near future in impacted counties.
Survivors should contact their insurance companies to file insurance claims.
After the historic floods of 2015,
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