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Hurricane Harvey

Disaster Information

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Emergency Resources – Hurricane

Federal Aid Programs for the State of Texas


Release date:
August 25, 2017


Release Number:
HQ-17-060-FactSheet


Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and
warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of Texas.

Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:

  • Rental payments for temporary housing for those whose homes are unlivable. Initial assistance
    may be provided for up to three months for homeowners and at least one month for
    renters. Assistance may be extended if requested after the initial period based on a review of
    individual applicant requirements. (Source: FEMA funded and administered.)
  • Grants for home repairs and replacement of essential household items not covered by insurance
    to make damaged dwellings safe, sanitary and functional. (Source: FEMA funded and
    administered.)
  • Grants to replace personal property and help meet medical, dental, funeral, transportation and
    other serious disaster-related needs not covered by insurance or other federal, state and
    charitable aid programs. (Source: FEMA funded at 75 percent of total eligible costs; 25 percent
    funded by the state.)

How to Apply for Assistance:

https://www.disasterassistance.gov/ or call 1-800-621-3362
Enter your full address to see if your area has been declared for individual assistance.


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Insurance Company Catastrophe Protocol

State Farm:
https://www.statefarm.com/claims/resources/home-and-property/catastrophe-team


Allstate:
https://www.allstate.com/claims/catastrophe-faqs.aspx


Farmers:
https://www.farmers.com/catastrophe/


GEICO:
https://www.geico.com/claims/catastrophe-center/


USAA:
USAA Catastrophe Information