SuperTalk Mississippi
Featured News Latest News

Grants for cleanup costs now available to Jackson and Jasper county tornado victims

Photo from FEMA

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) may be able to provide one-time financial assistance for cleaning costs for eligible residents of Jackson and Jasper counties whose homes were damaged by the June tornadoes.

Homeowners and renters who apply to FEMA may qualify for cleaning and sanitizing assistance if their home was damaged, but is still safe to live in, based on a FEMA inspection.

For renters, the federal agency could provide financial aid if an inspection noted that cleaning was necessary or already done.

FEMA may also be able to compensate cleaning costs if the damage to a home was not covered by the homeowner’s insurance policy.

If an applicant has already cleaned and sanitized their home, they may be reimbursed if they saved receipts from any supplies, materials, or paid help.

To apply, or for more information, homeowners and renters in Jackson and Jasper counties can:

  • Go online to
  • Call the FEMA helpline at (800) 621-3362 (open 24 hours daily with language translation available).
  • Visit a Disaster Recovery Center. Find the closest center by texting “DRC” and your ZIP Code to 43362.

FEMA warning Jackson, Jasper County residents to be on alert for scammers

Stay up to date with all of Mississippi’s latest news by signing up for our free newsletter here

Copyright 2024 SuperTalk Mississippi Media. All rights reserved.

Related posts

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

slot gacor rtp live slot gacor situs toto situs togel slot gacor