Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) (www.fema.gov)
1-800-462-7585 TTY (Federal Relay Service)
FEMA is responsible for leading the effort to prepare the nation for all hazards and to effectively manage federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident. FEMA also initiates proactive mitigation activities, trains first responders, and manages the National Flood Insurance Program and the U.S. Fire Administration.
500 C St., SW
Washington, DC 20472
National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) (www.fema.gov/business/nfip/)
1-888-379-9531 Customer Service
The NFIP makes Federally-backed flood insurance available in communities that agree to adopt and enforce floodplain management ordinances to reduce future flood damage. National Flood Insurance is available in more than 19,000 communities across the United States and it's territories.
FEMA Regional Office
536 Clark St., 6th Floor
Chicago, IL 60605
Write Your Own (WYO) Participating Insurance Companies (www.fema.gov/business/nfip/wyo)
This list represents some of the private insurance companies that, through an agreement with the Federal Insurance Administration, sell and service federal flood insurance policies. You may also contact your insurance agent or company to find out more about federal flood insurance. The Federal Insurance Administration does not specifically endorse any of the companies listed.