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June 8, 2018
Indianapolis, IN – Indiana residents impacted by flooding earlier this year can expect to see FEMA’s Disaster Survivor Assistance (DSA) crews in their neighborhoods, offering a personal link to...
June 8, 2018
ANNISTON, Ala. – Even though the Alabama EMA/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers are closed, help is still available for persons and families in Calhoun, Cullman and Etowah counties who suffered damage in...
June 8, 2018
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – Survivors of hurricanes Irma and María participating in FEMA’s Transitional Sheltering Assistance program have until June 30 to develop a long-term housing plan.  Additionally...
June 7, 2018
MYTH: The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Disaster Housing Assistance Program is necessary to address the housing needs of Puerto Rico survivors.FACT: DHAP is not necessary to...
June 7, 2018
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – Disasters have shown that older adults are particularly vulnerable, especially if they need ongoing healthcare.Seniors taking medicines should consider the possibility of...
June 7, 2018
When disasters occur in the United States or its territories, the federal government, through FEMA, can step in to assist residents, state and local governments get back on their feet.  The...
June 6, 2018
Indianapolis, IN – Homeowners and renters whose primary residence is in Dearborn, Fulton, Jasper, Kosciusko, LaPorte, Ohio, Porter, Pulaski, Spencer, Starke, Switzerland, Vanderburgh and White...
June 6, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – A local government agency will receive more than $10.2 million in a recent FEMA grant to reimburse Hurricane Irma-related expenses.  This grant will reimburse City of Plantation...
June 6, 2018
Indianapolis, IN – A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will be open Friday, June 8, and Saturday, June 9, in Madison to help Indiana flood survivors. The DRC hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m...
June 6, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – A local government agency will receive $5.8 million in a recent FEMA grant to reimburse Hurricane Irma-related expenses.  Effective disaster response always begins locally; this grant...