Disaster survivors whose insurance provided Additional Living Expenses (ALE) that are expiring are encouraged to contact the Federal Emergency Management Agency if they registered with the agency and still have a temporary housing need.
This temporary housing assistance is available to eligible FEMA applicants who lost or sustained damage to their homes due to the wildfires in Calaveras and Lake counties from Sept. 9 through Oct. 30, 2015.
Fax or mail a letter to FEMA explaining the situation and provide a document with expiration of ALE from insurance and provide an update of the permanent housing plan. FEMA’s fax number is 800-827-8112. Those who have questions can call the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362. For those who use a TTY, call 800-462-7585 directly. Those who use 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS), call 800-621-3362.
The mailing address is:
National Processing Service Center
P.O. Box 10055
Hyattsville, MD 20782-7055
For more information on California’s wildfire recovery, visit: caloes.ca.gov or fema.gov/disaster/4240and follow us on Twitter @femaregion9 or @Cal_OES and at Facebook.com/FEMA orFacebook.com/California OES.
Official information blog for the Lake County Office of Emergency Services