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S T A R T

Apply for Assistance

Individuals affected by Hurricane Ian in Florida now can apply for assistance.

  • Online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov

  • Calling 800-621-3362

    • If you use a relay service, such as video relay service (VRS), captioned telephone service or others, give FEMA the number for that service.

ATLANTA – Florida homeowners and renters in Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Hardee, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Pinellas and Sarasota counties who were affected by Hurricane Ian may apply for FEMA disaster assistance. Survivors can apply for disaster assistance at www.disasterassistance.gov, by calling 800-621-3362 from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Eastern Time, or by using the FEMA mobile app. If you use a relay service such as video relay service (VRS), captioned telephone service or others, give FEMA the number for that service. When you apply for assistance, have the following information ready: 1)A current phone number where you can be contacted. 2)Your address at the time of the disaster and the address where you are now staying 3)Your Social Security number. 4)A general list of damage and losses. 5.Banking information if you choose direct deposit If insured, the policy number or the agent and/or the company name Survivors may be eligible to receive assistance for uninsured and underinsured damage and losses resulting from the Hurricane Ian. If you have homeowners, renters or flood insurance, you should file a claim as soon as possible. FEMA cannot duplicate benefits for losses covered by insurance. If your policy does not cover all your disaster expenses, you may be eligible for federal assistance. Take photos to document damage and begin cleanup and repairs to prevent further damage. Remember to keep receipts from all purchases related to the cleanup and repair. Disaster assistance may include financial help with temporary lodging and home repairs, as well as other disaster-related expenses. For an accessible video on how to apply for assistance go to, youtube.com/watch?v=WZGpWI2RCNw.

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  1. Fema is secondary and your insurance carrier is primary. 

  2. FEMA cannot duplicate benefits for losses covered by insurance. If your policy does not cover all your disaster expenses, you may be eligible for federal assistance.​

  3. Any question contact Fema below: