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DFS Provides FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program Resources to Aid in Hurricane Nicole Recovery

11/10/2022
For Immediate Release: Thursday, November 10, 2022
Contact: Office of Communications, Communications@MyFloridaCFO.com, 850.413.2842

DFS Provides FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program Resources to Aid in Hurricane Nicole Recovery

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, the Florida Department of Financial Services (DFS) provided information and resources for those who have coverage through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and who might be affected by Hurricane Nicole. El Centro Nacional de Huracanes is expecting Nicole, now downgraded to a tropical storm, to cause up to 4 inches of rainfall in certain areas in Florida and severe storm surge and flooding.

For individuals that have flood insurance policies through FEMA and its federal flood insurance program, the Department encourages consumers to reach out to their insurance agents for more information about filing a claim. Consumers may also reach FEMA directly at 1-800-621-3362.

Important Storm Recovery Tips and Resources from FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program:

General information on the NFIP

Filing Your Claim:

Recovering from a flood:

Floridians can visit our disaster resources and information sitio Web or contact us via email at Consumer.Services@myfloridacfo.com. For additional hurricane-related information, visit PrepareFL.com.

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About CFO Jimmy Patronis
Chief Financial Officer and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis is a statewide elected official and a member of Florida’s Cabinet who oversees the Department of Financial Services. CFO Patronis works each day to fight insurance fraud, support Florida’s firefighters, and ensure the state’s finances are stable to support economic growth in the state. Siga las actividades del Departamento en Facebook (FLDFS) y Twitter (@FLDFS).