Renters in Tom Green County who were forced from their damaged homes because of the severe winter storms may be eligible for help from FEMA and the U.S. Small Business Administration. Federal monetary awards may help pay for temporary housing and other needs not covered by insurance. Awards may be available to rent a different place to live for a limited time while repairs are made to your rental home. FEMA also helps eligible survivors, including renters, with uninsured and underinsured necessary expenses and serious needs caused by the storms. Renters may also qualify for an award under FEMA’s Other Needs Assistance Program for essential personal property and other disaster-related expenses. For more information and Applying Online, by visiting "DisasterAssistance.gov" or call the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362.