- HURRICANE IDA DISASTER RELIEF EFFORT:
(Re. LOUISIANA / MAJOR DISASTER DECLARATION / FEMA / INDIVIDUAL ASSISTANCE-IA / DR-4611-LA)
•••FOR LOUISIANA RESIDENTS•••
•A MAJOR DISASTER DECLARATION was made for
•IF YOU were affected and RESIDE IN THE THESE PARISHES YOU CAN NOW APPLY FOR
INDIVIDUAL ASSISTANCE (IA) =
East Baton Rouge
St John the Baptist
West Baton Rouge
•The President’s action makes federal funding available to
INDIVIDUALS in the before mentioned
**Assistance can include
low-cost loans to
cover uninsured property losses
and other programs to
help individuals and business owners recover from the
effects of the disaster.
~Contact your insurance company and file a claim for the
~By law, FEMA cannot duplicate insurance payments or
assistance from government programs or charities.
~Take photographs or video
of the damage and
keep all receipts
related to home repair.
~If you have
~Residents and business owners who sustained losses in the designated areas can begin APPLYING for assistance utilizing one of the 3 following methods =
2. Through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Mobile App…
3. Call on the phone…
•What Should You Expect After You Apply =
~Within 10 days of applying a FEMA inspector will call to ask about your disaster damage.
~Within 10 days of the inspector call you should receive a decision letter.
•Tips for Applying =
1. Have social security number available.
2. Insurance policy information.
3. Bank account information.
4. Detail of damages
(photos are helpful).
5. Address and Phone Number.
6. Annual income information.