All FEMA text messages are sent from our dedicated number, which is 43362 (4FEMA).
We will never charge you for text message alerts, but carrier message and data rates may apply. Your carrier may collect additional data elements, please see their privacy policies for further details.
We will not use your phone number to track, reverse look up, or for any type of commercial marketing.
Visit our text message page for basic commands and how to get started.
- Apply Online for FEMA Assistance or Apply/Check your status by phone (800) 621-3362 / TTY (800) 462-7585
- Info you need to file for federal assistance
- Tips to cope with stress and recover after a disaster
- Search for a Disaster Recovery Center to speak with a FEMA representative in person
- Let your friends/family know you're safe