How Can FEMA Help?

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Collaborating for Resilience

The Direct Technical Assistance initiative works to make sure communities of all sizes have the resources they need to become more resilient.

Learn How

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Help Shape the New Homeowner Flood Insurance Form

Provide your input before April 8.  

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Stay Safe When the Ground Shakes

Earthquakes can happen at any time. Are you ready?

Stay Prepared

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Recovery Updates

Maui continues road to recovery six months after wildfires tore through Lahaina.

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Major Disaster Declaration: California

Individual assistance is now available for the area affected by severe storms and flooding from Jan. 21-23, 2024.

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Major Disaster Declaration: Washington

Individual and public assistance are now available for the area affected by wildfires from Aug. 18-25, 2023.

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Major Disaster Declaration: Michigan

Individual assistance is now available for the areas affected by severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from Aug. 24-26, 2023.

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Disaster Response & Recovery

Lead and coordinate federal response efforts after disasters and emergencies.

Diverse group of FEMA employees


Instill equity as a foundation of emergency management.

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Climate Resilience

Lead whole of community in climate resilience.

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Promote and sustain a ready FEMA and prepared nation.

Learn More About FEMA's Priorities

Individual Assistance

Grants to disaster survivors (in millions) so far in 2024.

2024 Mitigation Grants

Number of hazard mitigation assistance sub-grants so far in 2024.

2024 Disaster Declarations

Disaster declarations for states and counties. See the Declarations.

2024 Fire Incidents

Fire Incidents for states and counties. See the incidents.