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IMPORTANT 2021 FLOOD INFORMATION FOR OWSLEY COUNTY
If you or someone you know has had any type of flood damage to a home, or personal property loss, it is imperative that you apply for DISASTER RELIEF ASSISTANCE ASAP! If you have not applied, you and/or our county may not be considered for disaster relief assistance otherwise. So please apply!
You can apply online at https://www.disasterassistance.gov/ , or you can contact Lesa Marcum at 593-5700 (Owsley County Public Library) or Lisa Botner at 593-7296 (Owsley County Action Team) for assistance in filling out the form. Sue Christian will also be available to help anyone needing help. You can reach her at 606-560-0690.
ITEMS YOU WILL NEED TO HAVE WITH YOU TO APPLY
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.
Describe the type(s) of insurance coverage you have. This could include coverage under policies like homeowners, flood, automobile, or mobile home insurance.
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).
Provide your total annual household income, before taxes, at the time of the disaster.
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, we can deposit your funds directly into your bank account. You just need to provide the following banking information:
Type of account (like checking or savings)