Four Disaster Recovery Centers remain open in the state until further notice. The Disaster Recovery Centers are located in Madison, Sioux Falls, Alexandria, and Mitchell.
Those whose homes or businesses were affected by the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from September 9th through the 26th can continue to get in-person help at the centers from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. daily. All centers are closed on Sundays. The deadline for registration for disaster assistance is January 17th.
Representatives from the state, FEMA, U.S. Small Business Administration, and other organizations staff the centers to explain available assistance programs and help connect survivors with resources that best match their recovery needs. FEMA Hazard Mitigation specialists are also available to provide advice on rebuilding to avoid damage from future disasters.