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Individual Assistance Program Tools Frequently Asked Questions

FEMA has created a set of tools to help those faciliating their community's recovery.  Community Services Programs deliver a variety of services to assist in disaster recovery.  Disaster Housing Resources provides links to access information on multiple disaster housing programs and strategies.  FEMA Voluntary Agency and Donations Coordination delivers information, support and guidance during disaster recovery.   The National Emergency Child Locator Center and National Mass Evacuation Tracking System are both tracking databases that can be activated during disasters and assist in reunifying family members.  The National Shelter System is a database that supports the agencies responsible for Mass Care and Emergency Assistance.  The links below contain additional information for these tools.

Community Services

  • Community Services Programs
    • This includes programs such as: Crisis Counseling, Disaster Unemployment Assistance, Disaster Legal Services, and Disaster Case Management

Disaster Housing

Voluntary Agency and Donations

Support Databases

Last Updated: 
01/20/2016 - 13:12