Did FEMA deny your request for assistance? Here’s how to appeal and get what you need

By WBOK Staff

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

CHALMETTE, La. (WGNO) — Don’t give up.

That’s the bottom line from St. Bernard Parish Government leaders, who know a thing or two about dealing with FEMA after Hurricane Katrina and multiple disasters since then.

According to a list of tips sent by email from the Parish government on Tuesday (Sept. 14), the first step in appealing FEMA’s rejection of your “eligibility” is to know how long you have to change that decision.

The second step is to read the FEMA rejection letter carefully, to see if you forgot to provide proper documentation when you applied for assistance.

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