Applying for FEMA
FEMA has stated that residents and business owners who sustained losses in the designated counties can begin applying for assistance today by registering online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov or by calling 1-800-621-FEMA(3362) or 1-800-462-7585 (TTY) for the hearing and speech impaired. The toll-free telephone numbers will operate from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. MST seven days a week until further notice.
Visit the Colorado Office of Emergency Management here for more information on the designated counties.
Department of Regulatory Agencies, Division of Insurance
The Colorado Division of Insurance reminds consumers that insurance specialists are available to answer their questions. Claims need to be filed with the insurance company, but the Division can assist consumers with questions about insurance and help guide them through the process. Impacted residents can call the Division of Insurance at 303-894-7490 or 1-800-930-3745 (outside Denver area). Find more information at Division’s media release and follow at @DORAColorado or www.facebook.com/dora.colorado.
Those who have sustained flood damage should contact their insurance providers to begin the claims process.
Follow updated information on road closures and updates with the Colorado Department of Transportation here
The Colorado Attorney General’s Office
Please be aware that money scams are extremely prevalent after natural disasters such as the flood. Please do your due diligence and check out individuals who offer home repairs and organizations that solicit donations for recovery efforts. If you do encounter a scam, the office of the Attorney General is taking complaints. Consumers can call 1-800-222-4444 or click www.coloradoattorneygeneral.gov/complaint to file a complaint.