West Houston FEMA Disaster Recovery Center Open This Week

Dear Neighbors,

I am happy to report that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be opening a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in the heart of West Houston this week. The new DRC will be located at St. John Vianney Church and should be open by Tuesday at the latest. Typically, DRCs are open 7:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. seven days a week.

FEMA West Houston Disaster Recovery Center
St. John Vianney Church
625 Nottingham Oaks Trail
Houston, Texas 77079
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Use the DRC Locator to find additional Disaster Recovery Centers in the Greater Houston area. Disaster survivors can visit any of the centers for assistance.

The DRC at St. John Vianney Church will serve those affected by Hurricane Harvey in West Houston as we continue the rebuilding and recovery process. This was made possible by a collaborative effort by federal, state, county and city officials to better serve those hardest hit by Hurricane Harvey and the flooding that followed.

Below is some additional information I hope you will find helpful. You can also visit www.disasterassistance.gov to learn more from FEMA.


Dwayne Bohac

Program Description

FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) are accessible facilities and mobile offices you can visit to learn more about FEMA and other disaster assistance programs. You may also visit to ask questions about your case.

A DRC may be able to help you: 

  • Apply for assistance.
  • Learn more about disaster assistance programs.
  • Learn the status of your FEMA application.
  • Understand any letters you get from FEMA.
  • Find housing and rental assistance information.
  • Get answers to questions or resolve problems.
  • Get referrals to agencies that may offer other assistance.
  • Learn about Small Business Administration (SBA) programs.

General Program Requirements

Anyone can visit a DRC or use the DRC Locator tool.

Application Process

No application is required.

Program Contact Information

To find the closest DRC, use the DRC Locator or text DRC and a Zip Code to 4FEMA (43362). Example: DRC 01234.

For questions or to learn more, call:

  • 1-800-621-FEMA (3362)
  • TTY 1-800-462-7585
  • 711 and VRS 1-800-621-3362
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