Information for Florida Evacuees


Shelter and Evacuation Resources:
• This site includes shelter information, evacuation, and links to county websites for             updates.
Governor’s Office (AL) –
• Includes links to Alabama resources.
Social Media: Follow Florida Division of Emergency Management @FLSERT


Traffic (Florida): Florida Dept. of Transportation
Traffic (Alabama): Alabama Go Traffic

FEMA Assistance:

On September 10, 2017, President Donald J. Trump issued a major disaster declaration for the State of Florida as a result of Hurricane Irma. This declaration makes federal funding available to affected individuals in Broward, Charlotte, Clay, Collier, Duval, Flagler, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Palm Beach, Pinellas, Putnam, Sarasota, and St. Johns counties. Additional information can be found at:

FEMA encourages Florida residents to apply for FEMA assistance. Residents and business owners who sustained losses can begin applying for assistance by registering online at or through the FEMA App, which is available for free download for iOS, Android, and BlackBerry devices.

Florida residents may also register by calling 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) or 1-800-462-7585 (TTY). If you use 711 relay or Video Relay Service (VRS), call 800-621-3362 directly. The toll-free telephone numbers will operate from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (local time) seven days a week until further notice.

Volunteering: or