For those Town of Dundee residents and within Polk County seeking emergency relief assistance from FEMA here is a link to the federal agency’s website detailing the requirements for those applicants in need. Assistance will also be provided at the Dundee Public Library for applicants who are having difficulty in filling out their application for relief aid . Please make sure you have in your possession documents needed , to fill out your application . Please refer to the information below regarding the application process .
Visit DisasterAssistance.gov to apply for assistance online. If you experience difficulty applying online, you may also call (800) 621-3362 / TTY (800) 462-7585 to apply during standard hours of operation (7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Eastern Time), 7 days a week . You can also check your application status at DisasterAssistance.gov. Survivors have 60-days from the date of a declaration for Individual Assistance to apply for assistance.
When you register for disaster assistance either online or by phone, you will need the following to complete your application.
Social Security number
Address of the location where the damage occurred (pre-disaster address)
Current mailing address
Current telephone number
Total household annual income
Routing and account number for your checking or savings account (this allows FEMA to directly transfer disaster assistance funds into your bank account).
A description of your disaster-caused damage and losses
Dundee Public Library
202 East Main Street
Dundee, FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-9424
FEMA (Dept of Homeland Security Federal Agency) : https://www.fema.gov/apply-assistance