CLINTON, Miss. -- The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency continue to offer free consultations with FEMA advisers at home improvement and hardware stores.
Rebuilding or repairing a home after a disaster can be a daunting task. But with the right information, homeowners can build back smarter and stronger. FEMA mitigation specialists will be on hand at local building supply stores to provide information about ways to rebuild that can reduce the risk of damages from future disasters.
The schedule is below:
Thursday July 7 through Wednesday July 20
- Ace Hardware
401 1st St., Cleveland
- 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays
- 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays
314 Sgt. S. Prentiss Drive, Natchez
- 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays as well as Wednesdays through Fridays
- 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays
No mitigation staff will be at Walmart on Tuesdays
Online help is also available at the following websites:
Low-cost measures to reduce risk from natural disasters, building and retrofitting tips, and how to build a safe room.
Information and resources for making your property less susceptible to future losses.
Safer building design and construction for design professionals, home installers, surveyors and state and local officials.
Resources for different phases of recovering and rebuilding.
Information and guidance on building safer.
FEMA's mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.