VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Tuesday, Jan. 3 is the deadline for residents affected by Hurricane Matthew to apply disaster assistance from FEMA and to submit applications for disaster loans to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
Through the end of 2016, storm survivors in cities across Hampton Roads were approved for more than $8.6 million in FEMA grants. The SBA and FEMA have approved more than $20 million combined in aid.
Residents looking to report damages and apply for FEMA aid can do so by:
- Calling toll-free at (800) 621-3362 or TTY (800) 462-7585
- Registering on your computer at http://www.disasterassistance.gov/
- Registering your smartphone at m.fema.gov