Federal Assistance



DisasterAssistance is part of the President’s Disaster Management Initiative and provides information about the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) disaster application process and other government assistance.

Disaster Declarations

Federal Emergency Management Agency

This website has information about which counties are included in designated disaster areas and are therefore eligible for federal disaster assistance.

Disaster Unemployment Assistance

U.S. Department of Labor

The Department of Labor administers the disaster unemployment assistance program. Assistance is available to individuals whose employment or self-employment has been lost or interrupted as a direct result of a major disaster; it is designed to assist those not eligible for regular unemployment insurance benefits (under any state or federal law).

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