Although the FEMA Disaster Recovery Center closed Friday in Davenport, help still is available for survivors of the August derecho.
Survivors do not have to visit a center to register or submit documents to FEMA. Applicants may register in the following ways online at DisasterAssistance.gov., download the FEMA Mobile App for smartphones, or call 800-621-3362 (TTY: 800-462-7585) between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. Central Time, seven days per week, a news release says. Multilingual operators are available.
Survivors in Clinton and Scott counties have until Nov. 2 to register for disaster assistance.
Documents also may be submitted by mail to FEMA’s Individuals and Households Program, National Processing Service Center, P.O. Box 10055, Hyattsville, MD 20782-7055, by fax at 800-827-8112 or with a FEMA online account, which can be established at DisasterAssistance.gov.
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) offers federal low-interest disaster loans to businesses of all sizes, most private nonprofit organizations, homeowners and renters. To apply, visit https://disasterloanassistance.sba.gov. People also may call 800-659-2955 or email FOCWAssistance@sba.gov. Deaf or hard-of-hearing individuals who use TTY may call 800-877-8339.