We’re continuing to work with the state to support firefighting needs for the California Wildfires. Please continue to follow directions from local officials. Start your recovery process by calling your insurance company to start the claim process. You may also visit DisasterAssistance.gov or call 800-621-3362.
Individuals or businesses that suffered damages from Hurricane Michael can check their eligibility for different types of disaster assistance online, by calling 800-621-3362, or by visiting a disaster recovery center.
The winter FEMA Corps application deadline has now been extended to November 18th. This unique program unites individuals who share a passion for service and provides the ultimate professional development experience. Apply Today!
Super Typhoon Yutu
In our latest PrepTalks: “Triage, Ethics, And Operations: Healthcare Emergency Preparedness and Response,” Dr. Sheri Fink’s details two tragic events that demonstrate the value of situational awareness, the complexities of prioritizing limited resources, and the importance of ensuring systems can effectively support operational decisions.
This week on the podcast, we had a discussion with individuals who are helping youth become part our FEMA Youth Preparedness Council (YPC) initiative throughout a program called My Preparedness Initiative (MyPI).
There are new procedures in place to access your online FEMA assistance account on DisasterAssistance.gov.