Checklist For Mendo/Lake FEMA Emergency Aid Interview

Oct 16, 2017

Officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency will be on hand on Tuesday when Local Assistance Centers open at Mendocino Community College in Ukiah and the Clearlake Senior Community Center in Clearlake. You can register with FEMA for disaster assistance, and begin the application process. The following instructions will help you to prepare for your FEMA interview. 

To apply by phone for FEMA assistance:

1‐800‐621‐FEMA (1‐800‐621‐3362) TTY 1‐800‐462‐7585
711 or VRS 1‐800‐621‐3362

Disaster Survivor Information Checklist

Before you start your application, please have the information below and a pen and paper ready.

Social Security Number

You, another adult member or minor child in your household must have a Social Security number. You or they must also be a U.S. citizen, non-citizen national, or quali ed alien.

If you don't have a Social Security number, read the article How do I apply for a new or replacement Social Security number card (https://faq.ssa.gov/link/portal/34011/34019/Article/3755/How-do-I-apply-for-a-new- or-replacement-Social-Security-number-card). You will get instructions on what to do and what documents you will need.

Once you have your number, you may come back to DisasterAssistance.gov or call FEMA at one of the phone numbers above to apply.

Insurance Information

Describe the type(s) of insurance coverage you have. This could include coverage under policies like homeowners, ood, automobile, or mobile home insurance.

Damage Information

Describe the damage caused by the disaster. Include the type of disaster (like ood, hurricane, or earthquake) and the type of dwelling or vehicle (like a condo, mobile home or house, or a car or truck).

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Financial Information

Provide your total annual household income, before taxes, at the time of the disaster.

Contact Information

Provide the address and phone number of the property where the damage occurred and the address and phone number of where we can reach you now.

Direct Deposit Information (optional)

If approved, we can deposit your funds directly into your bank account. You just need to provide the following banking information:

Bank name
Type of account (like checking or savings) Routing number
Account number

NEED HELP? If you need help with the application, please call FEMA at one of the phone numbers above.