Earthquakes: Home Damage - What to Do

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If Your Home is Damaged or Destroyed

Homeowners should contact their insurance carrier as soon as possible to begin the claims process.

Housing Assistance

FEMA provides housing assistance for qualifying disaster victims. Homeowners within a designated federal disaster area may call toll-free 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) to register for assistance.

Applicants should be prepared to describe losses and provide their Social Security number, financial information and directions to the damaged property.