HOUSTON (FOX 26) - As flooded residents move through the process of cleaning up and rebuilding they're going to be bombarded with a lot of information, especially regarding FEMA assistance.
Many will be filing with FEMA to get financial assistance and perhaps a temporary place to live.
Some of the FEMA information circulating online and on social media is FALSE.
Here are the top three we need to shed light on:
Also, there may be some confusion with financial help you get from FEMA and Disaster Unemployment Assistance.
Unemployment assistance is for those who lose their job because of Harvey. To get that assistance you apply through the Texas Work force Commission. To get federal disaster relief you apply with FEMA. One is federal, one is state.