Hurricane Idalia Assistance Now Available… FEMA has approved Charlotte County residents for Individual Assistance from Hurricane Idalia. Homeowners and renters who sustained losses from Hurricane Idalia can now apply for FEMA Individual Assistance, including financial help for temporary lodging, basic home repairs and other disaster related expenses. Deadline to apply is Oct. 30.

You can apply online at, by calling FEMA at 1-800-621-3362, or by the FEMA mobile App.