City of St. Albans, WV

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FEMA Disaster Recovery Assistance in St. Albans

For residents of St. Albans and surrounding areas affected by the severe April storms, FEMA offers a variety of disaster recovery assistance programs. Here’s how you can apply for help to address damage from the storms, which included straight-line winds, tornadoes, flooding, landslides, and mudslides.

Apply for FEMA Assistance: Multiple Ways to Get the Help You Need

If you sustained property damage during the storms from April 2-6, 2024, it’s essential to register with FEMA to access available funds for recovery. Here are the four ways you can apply for assistance:

  1. Apply Online: Visit to submit your application directly through the FEMA website. This method provides a quick, user-friendly way to enter your information and track the status of your application.
  2. Use the FEMA Mobile App: Download the FEMA app from Google Play or the Apple App Store. The app not only allows you to apply for assistance but also provides useful information and updates related to disaster recovery.
  3. Call the FEMA Helpline: If you prefer to speak to someone, call the toll-free FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362. The helpline operates from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. ET, seven days a week, offering language translation services. If you use a relay service such as video relay (VRS) or captioned telephone, you can provide FEMA with your specific number for that service.
  4. Visit a Disaster Recovery Center: For in-person assistance, visit one of the local Disaster Recovery Centers. Check the current locations and operating hours at

Additional Support and Information

FEMA’s disaster assistance covers a range of needs, including rental assistance for temporary housing, basic home repairs, and the repair or replacement of personal property. This assistance is available to both insured and uninsured residents, emphasizing FEMA’s commitment to helping all affected individuals recover.

Important Downloads

4 Ways to Apply for FEMA Assistance

FEMA Assistance Available for West Virginia Survivors – Press Release

Map of Included Counties of Disaster / Eligible Areas

For more detailed information on West Virginia’s disaster recovery, visit the West Virginia Emergency Management Division website at, and follow updates on FEMA’s official pages at and Facebook.

St. Albans is dedicated to supporting every resident affected by the April storms. We encourage everyone eligible to apply for FEMA assistance promptly to ensure they receive the necessary support for their recovery and rebuilding efforts.

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St. Albans City Hall
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St. Albans, WV 25177
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(304) 722-3391



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