Nov. 29 marks final day to apply for Hurricane Idalia FEMA assistance

Federal Emergency Management Agency FEMA headquarters in Washington, D.C.

FEMA announced that Wednesday, Nov. 29, will be the final day for Floridians to apply for Hurricane Idalia assistance.

In a FEMA press release, the organization said that all applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. to be considered for assistance for Floridians who sustained loss from Hurricane Idalia.

According to the release, “If you sustained loss from Hurricane Idalia and live in Charlotte, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Hernando, Hillsborough, Jefferson, Lafayette, Levy, Madison, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Sarasota, Suwannee or Taylor counties, FEMA may be able to help. You may be eligible for FEMA financial assistance for temporary lodging, basic home repairs, personal property losses and other uninsured disaster-related expenses.”

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To apply for assistance, go online to, download the FEMA App for mobile devices or call toll-free at 800-621-3362 between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. ET.

To view a video on how to apply visit Three Ways to Apply for FEMA Disaster Assistance – YouTube.

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