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FEMA registration for Hurricane Laura damage ends October 27

Delta assessments underway
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Posted at 9:45 AM, Oct 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-13 10:45:37-04

The FEMA registration deadline for Hurricane Laura damages is in two weeks.

The deadline is on October 27, 2020. Assistance may include help for repair or replacement of damaged property, temporary housing, rental assistance and grants to help with other expenses such as medical costs, childcare and funeral expenses.

To register for FEMA assistance visit disasterassistance.gov or call the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362 (TTY 800-462-7585). Survivors can also register through the FEMA Mobile App. To download, text 43362 for either ANDROID or APPLE.

FEMA says that local and state officials continue assessing damages from Hurricane Delta. Survivors are encouraged to self-report their damages to the state by visiting: www.damage.la.gov.

Any determination for federal assistance due to damages from Hurricane Delta will be made after damage assessments are completed by state and local officials.

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