Disaster Assistance

October 12, 2010 – CBS 2 News at 5PM

There is good news for thousands of people in the Chicago are who still need help recovering from severe flooding this summer. The deadline for applying for federal disaster assistance has been extended to Nov. 17, 2010. More than 1,500 people in Illinois are applying for help every day.

To apply for disaster assistance, call 1-800-621-3362 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. or click here to apply online.