FEMA's mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from and mitigate all hazards.
The federal government has approved a major disaster declaration for Texas. Funding is available for residents who have been affected by the winter storm and are in need of home repairs.
To file a claim, visit www.disasterassistance.gov.
You may contact FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) at (800) 621-FEMA (3362) (TTY: 800-462-7585). The toll-free telephone lines operate from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. CDT, seven days a week.
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