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Community Planning and Capacity Building

As outlined in the National Disaster Recovery Framework (NDRF), the mission of the Community Planning Capacity Building (CPCB) Recovery Support Function (RSF) is to support and build the recovery capacities and community planning resources of local, State and Tribal governments.

The CPCB RSF builds capability of partner agencies and organizations, and develops resources and tools to support the preparedness efforts of states and communities for disaster recovery before a disaster, as well as tools and resources for planning, managing and implementing recovery post-disaster. These post-disaster tools build upon the work of ESF #14 Long Term Community Recovery, which is superseded by the CPCB RSF.

The Federal Interagency Operations Plan provides information relevant to the CPCB RSF’s leadership, participating departments & agencies, potential partners, other RSFs, and the Federal Disaster Recovery Coordinator on supporting disaster-impacted communities. 

Recovery Resources

The Community Recovery Management Toolkit is a compilation of guidance, case studies, tools, and training to assist local communities in managing long-term recovery following a disaster. The materials provided in this toolkit are aimed at assisting local officials and community leaders to lead, organize, plan for, and manage the complex issues of post-disaster recovery.

The Pre-Disaster Recovery Planning Guide for State Governments assists States through the recovery planning process and helps them implement a successful whole community recovery plan.

The Pre-Disaster Recovery Planning Guide for Local Goverments assists local governments through the recovery planning process and helps them implement a successful whole community recovery plan.

Listing of Disaster Recovery Funding Resources

CPCB RSF Partners

The CPCB RSF is led by FEMA, with support of the following organizations:

American Red Cross

Corporation for National and Community Service

Delta Regional Authority

U.S. Department of Agriculture

U.S. Department of Commerce

U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

U.S. Department of Interior

U.S. Department of Justice

U.S. Department of Transportation

U.S. Department of the Treasury

Environmental Protection Agency

General Services Administration

National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster

    Small Business Administration

    U.S. Access Board

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

    Last Updated: 
    06/01/2018 - 09:53