Hurricane Ida Recovery Resources

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15 Sep

Hurricane Ida Recovery Resources

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Hurricane Ida caused unprecedented flooding and damage to many area homes and businesses. The advisors at Arthur Hall Insurance want to be sure you have access to the recovery resources you need. Please visit the links below.

On the Federal Level:

FEMA Hurricane Ida Disaster Assistance  President Biden approved a disaster declaration in Pennsylvania thus opening federal funds and services for Ida victims.  The President’s action makes federal funding available to affected individuals in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, Philadelphia and York counties. Assistance can include grants for temporary housing and home repairs, low-cost loans to cover uninsured property losses and other programs to help individuals and business owners recover from the effects of Hurricane Ida.

It is important to first file a claim with your insurance provider before filing through FEMA regardless of whether your claim in covered by insurance.

Chester County residents who have sustained damages caused by Hurricane Ida can begin the application process with FEMA by registering online at or by calling 1-800-621-3362 or 1-800-462-7585 TTY for the hearing and speech impaired.

Chester County: Disaster Assistance for Homeowners, Renters, and Businesses

Chester County, PA – Official Website for Hurricane Recovery Resources 

Flood damage to homes and businesses must be assessed and self-reported to the municipality where the home or business is located. Use the Storm Damage Survey to capture critical and relevant damage information. It is important to document all damage with photos and present repair and cleaning receipts.

We recommend you contact your municipality to make sure that you follow the appropriate steps.   You may be asked to provide confirmation of your insurance coverage.

Contact details for all Chester County municipalities can be found here.

If you have any questions or to begin your claim process, please contact one of our Arthur Hall Insurance Claim Advocates at 610-696-2394 in PA; 302-658-0100 in DE.