Washington, D.C. (WIBX) - FEMA has opened a disaster hotline to help homeowners, renters and business owners that experienced losses during the storm and flooding caused by Hurricane Irene.

To register with FEMA you can call their Helpdesk at 800-621-3362 or go online to register at www.disasterassistance.gov.

FEMA offers more than 60 programs from 14 different agencies that can help disaster survivors.