FEMA extending application deadline for Ian Federal Disaster Assistance

Writer: Paul Dolan
Hurricane Ian damage. (Credit: WINK News)

FEMA has extended the deadline to apply for Hurricane Ian federal disaster assistance to Jan. 12, 2023.

According to FEMA, after the State of Florida made the request, those who suffered damage to their property from Hurricane Ian will have more time to apply for assistance.

FEMA extended the application deadline for residents in Brevard, Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Flagler, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Hillsborough, Lake, Lee, Manatee, Monroe, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, Palm Beach, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, Sarasota, Seminole, St. Johns and Volusia counties.

Click here to go online and apply for federal assistance.

You can also use the FEMA mobile app or call 800-621-3362. The line is open every day from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. EST.

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