Deadlines: Dec. 11 for Sonoma, Dec. 12 Napa County, and Dec. 13  for other counties

Description: Grants to help pay for temporary housing, home repairs, personal property losses and other serious disaster-related needs not covered by insurance.

Eligibility: Individuals and business owners in Butte, Lake, Napa, Mendocino, Sonoma and Yuba counties. Assistance may be available if only one member of a household is a U.S. citizen, non-citizen national or qualified alien. This may include a child.

Call:  800-621-3362 —(TTY) 800-462-7585—711 or Video Relay Service 800-621-3362

Apply online: https://www.disasterassistance.gov/

Documents: No documents needed for initial application

Info: Social Security number, address of damaged residence, description of damage, insurance info, current phone number, address to receive mail, bank deposit info (links to ways to retrieve this info)

Notes: Grants do not have to be repaid are nontaxable and will not affect eligibility for Social Security, Medicaid or other federal benefits; FEMA cannot duplicate insurance payments, but underinsured applicants may receive help.

More Info: https://www.fema.gov/disaster/4344

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