Starting Friday, May 17th, all state and Federal Emergency Management (FEMA) and Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) will close.

But federal officials want you to know there's still help available.

After a DRC closes, those who still need help can do so by contacting FEMA in the following ways:

-Call the Disaster Assistance Helpline ate 800-621-3362 or 800-462-7585 (TTY)
-Online, visit www.DisasterAssistance.gov

-On a smart phone, download the FEMA app and click on "disaster resources," then "apply for assistance online."

-On FEMA's toll-free registration line at 800-621-3362 or 800-462-7585 (TTY).

Business and residents can visit SBA.gov/disaster, call U.S. Small Business Administration's (SBA Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 or email disastercustomerservice@sba.gov

TTY users may call 800-877-8339.

FEMA and SBA recovery specialist help survivors complete and check the status of their applications.

They can help with appeals as well.

For more information on Nebraska's disaster recovery, visit fema.gov/disaster/4420