FEMA opens disaster recovery center in Dare County

Posted at 2:11 PM, Nov 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-12 14:11:56-05

DARE COUNTY, N.C. – FEMA and North Carolina Emergency Management opened a Disaster Recovery Center in Dare County Saturday.

The center will provide Hurricane Matthew survivors with information about state and federal disaster assistance, along with other recovery information.

The center will be open for three days and close at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, November 15. It will be closed Sunday.

The location will be in Manteo at the Arts and Crafts Activity Room of the Dare County Center, located at 950 Marshall C. Collins Drive. Regular hours are from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

To find your nearest center or register for disaster assistance, call the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362, use the ReadyNC and FEMA mobile apps or go online to or

For more information on the North Carolina recovery, visit the disaster webpage at or visit the North Carolina Emergency Management website at