KERN COUNTY, Calif., Wednesday FEMA opened Mobile Registration Intake Centers to assist residents impacted by recent severe weather and floods. The centers will provide help with registration for disaster assistance.
Kern County MRIC Locations:
US Forest Service – Lake Isabella
7158 Lake Isabella Boulevard
Working Hours: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Kern County Human Services Shafter
115 Central Valley Highway, Shafter Ca
Working Hours: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Homeowners and renters with damage can also apply for FEMA assistance at DisasterAssistance.gov, use the FEMA mobile app or call FEMA at 800-621-3362. If you use video relay service (VRS), captioned telephone service or others, give FEMA the number for that service. Helpline operators are available from 4 a.m. to 10 p.m. PT daily. Press 2 for Spanish. Press 3 for an interpreter who speaks your language. For an accessible video on how to apply, go to youtube.com/watch?v=WZGpWI2RCNw.