Hurricane Ian Recovery Information
If you are a resident or business owner who suffered damage to your property during Hurricane Ian, help is available for you. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Small Business Administration (SBA) have centers set up in Georgetown County to help you.
FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC)
Please note that the FEMA DRC's last day of operation was Wednesday, December 21, 2022. The deadline to apply for FEMA assistance was January 23, 2023.
SBA Business Recovery Center (BRC)
The SBA BRC's last day of operation was Thursday, January 19 2023. The deadline to apply for an SBA disaster loan was January 20, 2023.
A full list of press releases from FEMA relating to Hurricane Ian recovery in South Carolina can be found at FEMA.gov. Use the search function on the FEMA website to find more specific information. The most relevant press releases for our area will be linked below.
January 26, 2023 - Filing a Late Application for Federal Assistance
January 23, 2023 - Last Day to Apply for FEMA Assistance (PDF)
January 20, 2023 - South Carolina: Hurricane Ian Weekly Fact Sheet (Jan. 20, 2023)
January 19, 2023 - Get Repair, Rebuilding Advice at Palmetto Ace Home Center (PDF)
January 13, 2023 - Deadline to Register for FEMA Help is Days Away
January 13, 2023 - Stay in Touch With FEMA to Help Speed Your Recovery
January 10, 2023 - Get Repair, Rebuilding Advice Jan. 10--14 at The Home Depot in Myrtle Beach
January 10, 2023 - How to Document Home Ownership and Occupancy for FEMA
January 7, 2023 - Registration for FEMA Federal Assistance Closes in Two Weeks
January 6, 2023 - South Carolina: Hurricane Ian Weekly Fact Sheet (Jan. 6, 2023)
January 4, 2023 - Common Reasons for FEMA's Determination of Ineligibility
December 27, 2022 - State, Community Resources Available to Hurricane Survivors
December 22, 2022 - One Month Left to Apply for Federal Disaster Assistance
December 21, 2022 - Disaster Unemployment Assistance Deadline for SC a Week Away
December 20, 2022 - SC Renters with Hurricane Ian Damage Can Apply for FEMA Assistance
December 20, 2022 - FEMA Provides Continued Rental Assistance
December 14, 2022 - Disaster Recovery Centers to Close but FEMA Help Still Available
December 13, 2022 - Frequently Asked Questions About FEMA Disaster Assistance (PDF)
December 9, 2022 - South Carolina: Hurricane Ian Weekly Fact Sheet
December 8, 2022 - Survivors’ Guide to Help Available at Disaster Recovery Centers
December 7, 2022 - FEMA Assistance Provides for Basic Needs
December 5, 2022 - FEMA Assistance Won’t Affect Other Benefits
December 2, 2022 - Hurricane Ian Weekly Fact Sheet (PDF)
December 1, 2022 - SBA Loans Can Help Your Recovery
December 1, 2022 - Disaster Recovery Centers Opening to Help Hurricane Ian Survivors
December 1, 2022 - FEMA Specialists Canvassing Charleston, Georgetown, Horry Counties
November 30, 2022 - Understanding your FEMA Letter (PDF)
November 29, 2022 - File Flood Insurance Claims Now to Help Jumpstart Your Recovery
November 23, 2022 - How to Apply for FEMA Assistance After Hurricane Ian
A full list of Disaster Press Releases from the SBA can be found at SBA.gov. Use the search function on the SBA website to find more specific information. The most relevant press releases for our area will be linked below.
January 9, 2023 - SBA Disaster Loans for Homeowners and Renters (PDF)
December 28, 2022 - SBA Disaster Loans Help South Carolinians Build Back Stronger
December 21, 2022 - SBA Physical Disaster Loan Deadline Jan. 20 for South Carolina NonProfits
December 13, 2022 - What You Need to Know to Apply for a Business Disaster Loan (PDF)