Disaster Recovery Centers will close on Sundays

Published 8:55 am Saturday, January 20, 2018

To The Leader

AUSTIN, Texas – All State of Texas/Federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) will close on Sundays, starting Jan. 21, 2018. During the week, all DRCs will operate Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The only exception to this will be the Center in the Brazoria County East Annex in Angleton TX, which has been, and will continue, operating Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Individuals and businesses in counties included in the Texas federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Harvey and the subsequent floods can get help by:

  • Logging into their account at DisasterAssistance.gov.
  • Calling the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362(voice, 711/VRS-Video Relay Service) (TTY: 800-462-7585). Multilingual operators are available (press 2 for Spanish).
  • Downloading the FEMA app, available for Apple andAndroid mobile devices. To download visit: fema.gov/mobile-app.

For questions or help with U.S. Small Business Administration low-interest disaster loans call 800-659-2955, visit www.sba.gov/disaster, or email disastercustomerservice@sba.gov. Individuals who are deaf or hard-of-hearing may call 800-877-8339.

For more information on Hurricane Harvey and Texas recovery, visit the Hurricane Harvey disaster web page at www.fema.gov/disaster/4332, Facebook at www.facebook.com/FEMAharvey, the FEMA Region 6 Twitter account at twitter.com/FEMARegion6, or the Texas Division of Emergency Management website at https://www.dps.texas.gov/dem/.