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Hurricane Ian Recovery

Information and Assistance

If you are experiencing an emergency, please call 911.

Questions and information, or to report non-emergency hurricane-related information (e.g. water main breaks, well-being checks):
Dial 3-1-1 or call (239) 574-0425, Mon-Fri, 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Hurricane Ian Deductible Assistance Program
The application period began on Monday, November 21, at 8:00 a.m. and will end Friday, December 9, at 3:00 p.m.
Visit the Deductible Assistance Program page for complete program details and qualifications.

FWC Hurricane Ian Vessel Hotline - Call (850) 488-5600, Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Report displaced or damaged vessels on Florida waters by calling this FWC hotline. Callers should be prepared to provide the vessel’s registration number, current location, and detailed description. Click here for more details and boat owner options.

Florida Storm Relief - How to Recover from a Storm - This website highlights resources available through the state’s public and private partners and faith-based organizations. Here you can find a step-by-step checklist for Floridians recovering from Hurricane Ian and other resources available for impacted Floridians.

Individual Assistance:

To check your FEMA application status or get more information about available resources, visit

FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC): FEMA has opened this DRC in Cape Coral to help residents with their initial registration and provide recommendations and assistance for individuals based on their unique needs.

  • Lake Kennedy Center
    400 Santa Barbara Blvd
    Cape Coral, FL 33991
    Open Daily from 8:00 am-7:00 pm
More Individual Assistance Resources:

Mental Health Assistance:

  • National Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990
  • NAMI Helpline: 1-800-950-6264 or text 9-8-8
  • United Way: Call 2-1-1

Business Assistance:

Other Resources: