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    Cape Coral residents distribute supplies to Naples mobile home communities
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    Hurricane Irma video: President Trump in Naples, Florida
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    Video: Marco Island on the path to recovery after Irma
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    Hurricane Irma video: Damage at a gas station in Naples
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Collier County residents who experienced losses after Hurricane Irma can register for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. 

Residents can register online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov, through the FEMA smartphone application or by calling 800-621-FEMA (3362). The number for those with speech or hearing impairment is 800-462-7585.

The toll-free telephone numbers will operate from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. seven days a week until further notice, according to a county press release.

Applicants must provide the following information to apply for aid:

  • Social Security number.
  • Daytime telephone number.
  • Current mailing address and address and ZIP code of the damaged property.
  • Private insurance information.

More: Hurricane Irma: Pasco County Sheriff's Office sends 50 deputies to relieve Collier colleagues

More: Hurricane Irma: Immokalee residents need food and water; how to help

More: Hurricane Irma: Everglades City residents struggle with housing, plumbing problems

More: Hurricane Irma: Seasonal communities have fallen trees, minimal structural damage

▪ Get complete coverage of Hurricane Irma at naplesnews.com/hurricane

If registering for federal assistance online, applicants can look up their address to find out if it is in a disaster area eligible for individual assistance, check the status of applications, get updates by email or text message and upload documents to support the application.

Residents will receive a FEMA registration number to keep as a reference when checking the status of their claim. 

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