Public housing residents who suffered loss or damages due to Hurricane Matthew may register for assistance online atwww.DisasterAssistance.gov, by downloading the FEMA mobile app, or by calling 1-800-621-FEMA (3362). For those who use 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS), the number is also 1-800-621-3362. For people using TTY, the number is 1-800-462-7585.
In addition to the shelters that open across the affected areas, Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) is approved in North Carolina, for eligible disaster survivors, as an added option to provide lodging to displaced survivors who need a place to stay. We are also doing everything we can to expand the number of hotels/motels available to survivors. For more information, disaster survivors should call 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) or 1-800-462-7585 (TTY). If you use 711 relay or Video Relay Services (VRS), call 800-621-3362. A listing of available properties under this program can be found at www.femaevachotels.com