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New FEMA Major and Emergency Disaster Declarations

August 02, 2022 Print ShareThis

This page is updated regularly by HUD’s Office of Housing Counseling (OHC) with the following disaster emergency information from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA):

2021 and 2022 FEMA Disaster Declarations with Individual Assistance Available

Not all disaster declarations include individual assistance. Please read all disaster declarations carefully to determine the types of assistance included in the declaration. Search Your Location on FEMA's website to find active and past disaster declarations and helpful resources specific to your state or territory.

Disaster Incident Period Declaration Date
Kentucky Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides
July 26, 2022 and continuing. July 29, 2022
Oklahoma Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding
May 2, 2022 - May 8, 2022 June 29, 2022
Montana Severe Storm and Flooding
June 10, 2022 - July 5, 2022 June 16, 2022
New Mexico Wildfires and Straight-line Winds
April 5, 2022 and continuing. May 4, 2022
Puerto Rico Severe Storm, Flooding, and Landslides
February 4, 2022 - February 6, 2022 March 29, 2022
Tennessee Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, and Tornadoes
December 10, 2021 - December 11, 2021 January 14, 2022
Washington Flooding and Mudslides
November 13, 2021 - November 15, 2021 January 5, 2022
Colorado Wildfires and Straight-line Winds
December 30, 2021 - January 7, 2021 December 31, 2021
Arkansas Severe Storms and Tornadoes
December 10, 2021 - December 11, 2021 December 23, 2021
Alabama Severe Storms and Flooding
October 6, 2021 - October 7, 2021 December 21, 2021
Kentucky Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Flooding, and Tornadoes
December 10, 2021 - December 11, 2021 December 12, 2021
Connecticut Remnants of Hurricane Ida
September 1, 2021 - September 2, 2021 October 30, 2021
Mississippi Hurricane Ida
August 28, 2021 - September 1, 2021 October 22, 2021
Pennsylvania Remnants of Hurricane Ida
August 31, 2021 - September 5, 2021 September 10, 2021
North Carolina Remnants of Tropical Storm Fred
August 16, 2021 - August 18, 2021 September 8, 2021
New York Remnants of Hurricane Ida
September 1, 2021 - September 3, 2021 September 5, 2021

FEMA Disaster Declarations - June and July 2022

For a complete list of FEMA Declarations, visit the FEMA webpage.

Reminders for Housing Counselors

All HUD participating housing counseling agencies impacted by recent disasters are encouraged to review the following Housing Counseling disaster resources:

Please also visit HUD's Disaster Recovery Resource Webpage for more information.

Working with HUD on Disaster Needs:

  • Housing Counseling Handbook 7610.1, Chapter 5-11, B. 3-d, requires when any aspect an agency's purpose is impaired and can no longer comply with programmatic requirements, regulations or grant agreement (e.g., not functioning due to a disaster or emergency) the agency must notify their HUD Point of Contact (POC) within 15 days.
  • If your agency needs assistance on reports, grant documents, deadlines and similar issues in the aftermath of the recent disasters, please contact your HUD POC for help.
  • Please send your questions to Please type "Disaster Assistance" in the subject line.

If your agency's operational status is impacted by a disaster, it is important to let your clients and partners know of changes in operating hours, locations, and services. Please place appropriate messages on your agency voicemail(s), email(s), and social media. In areas experiencing a loss of power and communications please also consider posting signage with contact and status information at your office or other appropriate emergency service centers within your community.

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