St. Johns County

FEMA Assistance

FEMA Disaster Recovery Center Closing in St. Johns County
The FEMA Disaster Recovery Center located at the St. Johns County Agricultural Center, 3111 Agricultural Center Dr., will close at 8 p.m. Wednesday, October 11. Residents impacted by Hurricane Irma may still register for individual assistance by calling 800.621.3362 or online at The deadline to apply is November 9, 2017.

FEMA Insurance Seminar for those Affected by Hurricane Irma
FEMA and the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Task Force are hosting a seminar to review regulatory and compliance information for local communities recovering from Hurricane Irma from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Tuesday, October 10 at the St. Johns County Administration Building, 500 San Sebastian View. The seminar will feature representatives from FEMA’s Hazard Performance Analysis and Floodplain Management teams discussing local concerns and helping NFIP policyholders and stakeholders.

FEMA Individual Assistance
Homeowners, renters and business owners in St. Johns County may apply for federal disaster assistance for uninsured and underinsured damages and losses resulting from Hurricane Irma.

Survivors are encouraged to register with FEMA as soon as possible in the following ways:

  • At the Disaster Recovery Center at the St. Johns County Wind Mitigation Building, 3111 Agricultural Center Drive. Open 8am – 8pm, 7 days a week.
  • Online at or calling 800-621-3362 (FEMA). Applicants who use 711 or Video Relay Service may also call 800-621-3362.
  • People who are deaf, hard of hearing or have a speech disability and use a TTY may call 800-462-7585. The toll-free numbers are open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., seven days a week.

FEMA Disaster Declarations

  • September 10, 2017 Disaster Declaration - Designations and types of assistance. Full Declaration
  • Notice of Major Disaster Declaration & Amendment. Full Declaration


For Preparedness Information, Shelters, Evacuation Zones, Routes and much more, please visit:

St. Johns County Citizen Information Hotline 904.824.5550.