NAPA – Congressman Mike Thompson announced Friday that the federal government has approved Individual Assistance (IA) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) disaster funds for Napa County residents impacted by the 2017 Napa Fire Complex.
The funding will be granted to individuals to help rebuild, repair, and replace housing, and assist with other disaster-related expenses.
“On behalf of Napa County, we are extremely grateful to Congressman Mike Thompson and the federal government for bringing Individual Assistance within days of the start of this incident,” said Belia Ramos, Chair of the Napa County Board of Supervisors.
Individuals in Napa County can register with FEMA the following ways:
- Apply online at www.disasterassistance.gov.
- Apply via smartphone at m.fema.gov.
- Call the registration number at 1-800-621-3362; those who have a speech disability or hearing loss and use TTY, should call 1-800-462-7585 directly; for those who use 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS) call 1-800-621-3362.