LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The deadline has been extended from this Friday to Jan. 31 for residents and businesses whose homes or property were damaged by the Woolsey Fire to apply for aid from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and U.S. Small Business Administration, it was announced today.
Residents and business owners can apply online at disasterassistance.gov or in person at one of two Disaster Recovery Centers.
Those centers — at the Malibu Courthouse, 23525 Civic Center Way, and in Agoura Hills at the Hilton Foundation Building, 30440 Agoura Road — are open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
Applicants may also call FEMA at (800) 621-3362 between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. Pacific time.
FEMA has approved 6,646 applications and more than $48.7 million in aid related to the Woolsey and Camp fires in Los Angeles, Ventura and Butte counties, according to the agency’s website.