PEARL, Miss. – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency’s Registration Intake Centers in seven counties will remain open for Veterans Day, November 11, 2021 from 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Those living in Amite, Hancock, Harrison, Jackson, Pearl River, Pike, Walthall and Wilkinson counties could be eligible for federal individual assistance through FEMA. The deadline to apply for FEMA INDIVIDUAL Assistance is December 22, 2021.
All centers will CLOSE, NOVEMBER 13, 2021 at 4 PM
Regular Operating Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM – 6 PM; Saturday Noon – 4 PM
Before arriving at a Registration Intake Center, please have the following information below:
- Social Security Number
You, another adult member or minor child in your household, must have a Social Security number. You or they must also be a U.S. citizen, non-citizen national, or qualified alien.
If you don’t have a Social Security number, read the article How do I apply for a new or replacement Social Security number card. You will get instructions on what to do and what documents you will need.
- Insurance Information
Describe the type(s) of insurance coverage you have. This could include coverage under policies like homeowners, flood, automobile, or mobile home insurance.
- Damage Information
Describe the damage caused by the disaster. Include the type of disaster (like flood, hurricane, or earthquake) and the type of dwelling or vehicle (like a condo, mobile home or house, or a car or truck).
- Financial Information
Provide your total annual household income, before taxes, at the time of the disaster.
- Contact Information
Provide the address and phone number of the property where the damage occurred and the address and phone number of where we can reach you now.
- Direct Deposit Information (optional)
If approved, funds may be deposited directly into your bank account. You need to provide the following banking information:
- Bank name
- Type of account (like checking or savings)
- Routing number
- Account number
Residents in Amite, Hancock, Harrison, Jackson, Pearl River, Pike, Walthall and Wilkinson counties can also apply for FEMA Individual Assistance online by visiting www.disasterassistance.gov or calling 1-800-621-FEMA (3362). For the hearing and speech impaired, call 1-800-462-7585 to apply for individual assistance.