Harvey FEMA Information

News (10/10/17): FEMA Extends Time in Hotels 

Resources – Harvey

Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Rosenberg is a FEMA Registration Site. They are located at: 1600 Avenue D, Rosenberg, TX 77471

U.S Small Business Administration (SBA) – Disaster Loans: “SBA provides low-interest disaster loans to businesses of all sizes, private non-profit organizations, homeowners, and renters. SBA disaster loans can be used to repair or replace the following items damaged or destroyed in a declared disaster: real estate, personal property, machinery and equipment, and inventory and business assets.”

How to apply for a disaster loan:

Texas Association of Business – Has created a hotline to assist businesses who have been affected by Harvey. The hotline can be reached at 512-637-7714 and by clicking here

Texas Department of Insurance: Help with insurance questions, recovery resources: 1-800- 252-3439. Website:

Guide on filling claims:

Disaster Provides disaster survivors with information, support and a means to access and apply for disaster assistance.


FEMA (Harvey Resource Page):

Apply for assistance: “Registering online at, is the quickest way to register for FEMA assistance.”

How to file a flood claim (National Flood Insurance Program):

Industry Liaison Guide: For businesses seeking to do business in a disaster recovery area. Please see the FEMA – Industry Liaison Guide at

Texas Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster: A comprehensive list of Texas Voluntary Organizations.

If you lost your job because of the hurricane, you may be eligible for unemployment benefits. Apply here.

Call the State Bar of Texas legal hotline at 800-504-7030 for toll-free answers to basic legal questions in English, Spanish or Vietnamese. If you need a lawyer, call the State Bar’s Lawyer Referral & Information Service at 800-252-9690.

Replacing Lost or Damaged Documents (Source: Sen. John Cornyn Office)

  • SNAP Card (food stamps): call the Lonestar helpdesk toll-free at 1-800-777-7328.
  • Green Cards: Call 800-375-5283 or click here.
  • Birth and Death Certificates: Call 888-963-7111 or visit this website.
  • Texas Driver’s License: Call 512-424-2600 or click here.
  • Bank Checks, ATM/Debit Cards, or Safe Deposit Boxes: Call 877-275-3342 or click here.
  • Credit Cards: Contact your issuing institution: American Express (800-992-3404), Discover (800-347-2683), MasterCard (800-622-7747), or Visa (800-847-2911).
  • Credit Reports: Contact Equifax, Experian, or Transunion at 877-322-8228 or visit: Click here
  • Social Security Card: Call 800-772-1213 or click here.
  • Fraud Alerts or a Credit Freeze: Call 877-438-4338 or click here.
  • Medicare Cards: Call 800-772-1213 or click here.
  • Passport: Call 202-955-0430 or 877-487-2778 or click here.
  • S. Savings Bonds: Call 800-722-2678 or 800-553-2663 or click here.
  • Tax Returns: Call 800-829-1040 or click here.
  • Military Records: Call 866-272-6272 or click here.
  • Vehicle Titles: Call 888-368-3689 or click here.
  • Replace a Texas Marriage Record or Certificate: Visit this website for statewide information or visit this site for your issuing Clerk of Court.
  • Proof of Address/Residency: Click here.