Our Charleston office is preparing to move in 2025. Help support Justice on the Move!


Legal Information

Appealing a FEMA decision

Help for individuals after a disaster

Last updated on 10/10/2023 at 7:52 pm

This legal information was developed by Legal Aid of West Virginia staff supported, in part, by a grant from the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee.

What if I do not agree with the amount of money that FEMA is going to give me?

How do I file an appeal?

How much time do I have to file an appeal?

How can I check on the status of my appeal?

Is an appeal the only way for me to dispute FEMA's decision?

What if I need additional help?