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  • Home and Business Earthquake Safety and Mitigation

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    This new training program on structural and non-structural earthquake mitigation has three components: a Train-the-Trainer course, a Home and Business Earthquake Safety and Mitigation course, and a Hands-On Interactive Mitigation Demonstration. The goal of the training is to create a cadre of trainers with the ability to provide basic knowledge on earthquakes and the simple steps that should be taken for earthquake mitigation in homes and businesses. On successful completion of the Train-the-Trainer course offered through the FEMA National Earthquake Technical Assistance Program (NETAP), students will be certified to train others (see www.fema.gov/earthquake-training/national-earthquake-technical-assistance-program for more information). 

  • Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 FP&S Awards

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    Locate FP&S grant recipients by viewing the list of awardees. Questions regarding the FP&S Grants can  be directed to the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Grant   Programs Directorate (GPD) AFG Program staff at 1-866-274-0960 or e-mail firegrants@dhs.gov.

  • Landslide Acquisition Benefit Cost, Version 2

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    This document contains information on the landslide acquisition benefit cost calculation for properties in imminent danger.

  • NRC Emergency Preparedness Courses

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    This instructor-led course provides participants with a brief overview of emergency preparedness fundamentals.

  • Fiscal Year (FY) 2014) Tribal Homeland Security Grant Program (THSGP) Fact Sheet

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    This document provides a quick reference to the guidance, authorization, and appropriation information found within the FY 2014 THSGP Funding Opportunity Announcement in addition to allocation information.

  • Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP) Fact Sheet

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    This document provides a quick reference to the guidance, authorization, and appropriation information found within the FY 2014 TSGP Funding Opportunity Announcement in addition to allocation information.

  • Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Port Security Grant Program (PSGP) Fact Sheet

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    This document provides a quick reference to the guidance, authorization, and appropriation information found within the FY 2014 PSGP Funding Opportunity Announcement in addition to allocation information.

  • Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) Fact Sheet

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    This document provides a quick reference to the guidance, authorization, and appropriation information found within the FY 2014 NSGP Funding Opportunity Announcement in addition to allocation information.

  • Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP) Fact Sheet

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    This document provides a quick reference to the guidance, authorization, and appropriation information found within the FY 2014 HSGP Funding Opportunity Announcement in addition to allocation information.

  • Information Bulletin No. 398: Fiscal Year 2014 DHS Preparedness Grant Programs Allocation Announcement

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    This document provides information on the Fiscal Year 2014 DHS Preparedness Grant Programs and final allocation amounts.

  • Compilation of Letter of Final Determination (LFD) Lists for FIRMs with 2015 Effective Dates

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    These documents hold listings of all communities for which Letters of Final Determination (LFD) have been sent and an effective date in 2015 has been set. The LFD is a letter sent to each affected community stating that a new or updated Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) will become effective on a certain date, and that the community is required to adopt a compliant floodplain management ordinance by that date to remain eligible for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).

  • Technical Mapping Advisory Council (TMAC) Frequently Asked Questions

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    This Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document addresses common questions about the Technical Mapping Advisory Council (TMAC) including what it is, who serves on the council, how members are appointed, how long they serve, what the council will address and what reports and recommendations it must produce.

  • Informational Bulletin: Technical Mapping Advisory Council (TMAC) Overview

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    This informational bulletin provides an overview of the Technical Mapping Advisory Council (TMAC), a Federal advisory committee established to review and make recommendations to FEMA on matters related to the national flood mapping program.  The overview includes information on council membership, meetings, reports and recommendation requirements. 

  • Youth Preparedness: Implementing A Community-Based Program

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    Provides information on how to implement a youth preparedness program in the community.

  • Rockfall Mitigation Project Eastern Tutuila, American Samoa July 2014

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    Rockfall Mitigation Project Eastern Tutuila, American Samoa July 2014///Through the American Samoa Territorial Office of Fiscal Reform (TOFR), the American Samoa Department of Public Works (ASDPW) has applied to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funds to implement rockfall mitigation at four locations on Tutuila where steep and rocky slopes abut Highway 001 (the proposed project). FEMA is proposing to obligate these funds under Presidential Disaster declaration FEMA-1859-DR-AS, issued for the September 2009 earthquake, tsunami, and flood event that caused major devastation in the U.S. territory of American Samoa. Provision of this funding is a federal action subject to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA); thus FEMA has prepared this Environmental Assessment (EA) in compliance with NEPA./This Draft EA has been prepared to analyze the potential consequences to the natural and human environment associated with the Proposed Action, the No Action Alternative, and other potential alternatives per the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) (42 United States Code [USC] 55 parts 4321 et seq., 2000), the President’s Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) implementing regulations (40 Code of Federal Regulations [CFR] 30 parts 1500 et seq., 2004), and 44 CFR Emergency Management and Assistance Ch. I Part 10.

  • Maintenance Announcement

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    The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) maintains standards and guidance on a semi-annual basis to support the Risk MAP program.  When FEMA begins the maintenance process for standards or guidance, a maintenance announcement is published detailing the changes.  The most recent Maintenance Announcement is published here.

  • Defense Priorities and Allocations System (DPAS)

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    These documents establish policy and assign responsibilities for use of the Defense Priorities and Allocations System (DPAS) in support of Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) programs.

  • 7/9/14 FEMA ICPD eBrief

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    7/9/14 FEMA ICPD eBrief

  • 2014-2018 FEMA Strategic Plan

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    The 2014-2018 FEMA Strategic Plan reflects objectives the Agency will accomplish to provide the best possible support to the American people before, during, and after disasters. It sets forth the strategies FEMA will employ to accomplish the objectives and also establishes measurable outcomes to achieve. This Strategic Plan was developed through the involvement of hundreds of FEMA employees and many external stakeholders who contributed to generating our objectives, strategies, and outcomes, and who are now working to execute this Plan. FEMA is just one part of the Nation’s emergency management team. The Agency will be successful only by building, sustaining, and drawing upon the capabilities of the whole community. The support and engagement of partners throughout Federal, state, and local governments; tribal governments; the private sector; faith-based and non-profit communities; and citizens across our country will ensure our collective success in bringing about the outcomes set forth in this Plan.

  • DR-4175-MS Recovery Infographic 7-14-14.pdf

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    This document is a summary of federal assistance to the state of Mississippi and its residents for the April 28-May 3 storms.

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