Flood Information

Flash Flood Events

Information Needed for Those Who Were Damaged by the flooding

on June 14, 20 & 21, 2018


Upper Des Moines Opportunity

2018-2019 Application

Contact Upper Des Moines Opportunity at Primghar for income based Iowa Individual Assistance Applications or find the application here.

Click here for Application from Upper Des Moines Opportunity
The application must be completed within 45 days of the June 14, 2018 declared disaster.


Brenda Collier

Outreach Obrien County

Upper Des Moines Opportunity, Inc

140 2nd St SE                   

PO Box 462       

Primghar, IA 51245      

Fax:    (712) 957-0041

Phone: (712) 957-1023

Email: bcollier@udmo.com

Hours of Operations: M-F  8 am to 4 pm


Before traveling to Primghar, there is supporting documentation that each person will need to bring.   


The additional documentation includes:

-          Proof of Income

-          Photo ID for all adult residents 18 years of age and older

-          Verification that the household’s residence was located in the area identified in the disaster declaration

-          Statement from Insurance Company of Household’s Coverage (If you have insurance)

-          If there is vehicle damage: a copy of the vehicle registration, driver’s license, and liability insurance card

-          Bids for replacing damaged property

-          Please be ready to provide specific information over what is damaged


Northwest Iowa

Regional Housing Trust Fund, Inc.

2018-2019 Application


Northwest Iowa Regional Housing Trust Fund applications for home repairs for qualifying homeowners.

Click here for application.

Click here for the brochure of information.