Filing Damage Claims and Other Financial Issues

The links below are related to filing damage claims with your insurance company, filing claims with FEMA and other issues related to financial recovery.

A list of the current disaster recovery center locations opened by the State of Texas and FEMA is available here.

Working with FEMA (PDF)


FEMA Advises Disaster Applicants to Beware of Rumors, Misinformation, and Fraud

FEMA Fact Sheets:

FEMA: How Do I File My Flood Claim?

FEMA: Texas Hurricane Harvey (DR-4332)

FEMA: Stay in Touch with FEMA to Ensure a Timely Home Inspection

FEMA: Hurricane Survivors Use Harvey Facebook Page for Recovery Information

FEMA: Faith-based, Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations May Be Eligible for FEMA Disaster Grants

FEMA: Certain Non-Profit Organizations May Qualify for FEMA Disaster Assistance

SBA: Disaster Assistance

SBA: 2017 Hurricane Recovery Loans and Grants

SBA: Get financial assistance after a disaster (scroll down)

Texas Department of Insurance: Help After Harvey

The Texas Tribune: Here’s what you need to know about filing Harvey-related insurance claims

Houston Recovers: City of Houston Disaster Recovery Information

FTC Advice for Helping Hurricane Harvey Victims

Disaster Grants Now Available

Recovery After Disaster: The Family Financial Toolkit (PDF)

Navigating Post-Disaster Mortgage Issues (PDF)

Disaster Losses and Related Tax Rules

U.S. Small Business Administration (disaster assistance loans)

Financial Recovery After Disaster (video series)

FEMA: Increased Cost of Compliance Coverage

FEMA: Increased Cost of Compliance (ICC) Fact Sheet (PDF or txt)

FEMA: Transitional Sheltering Assistance Hotel Locator