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May 2, 2020
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of South...
May 2, 2020
WASHINGTON – The whole-of-America response to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic continued today, as critical FEMA-procured medical supplies like masks, gloves and hand sanitizer were moved from a...
May 2, 2020
DENVER – FEMA has approved four states within FEMA Region 8 for development of crisis counseling programs for residents struggling with stress and anxiety as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. ...
May 2, 2020
AGENCY: FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITYACTION: NOTICE REPORTING ON FEMA’S PROCUREMENT OF REINSURANCE FOR THE NATIONAL FLOOD INSURANCE PROGRAM PURSUANT TO THE...
May 2, 2020
On April 28, 2020, President Trump delegated authority to approve the Crisis Counseling Assistance and Training program for Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic related disasters to the FEMA Administrator...
May 2, 2020
WASHINGTON--Today, FEMA announced approval of 30 states and the District of Columbia for its Crisis Counseling Assistance and Training program. The program helps fund state-provided crisis counseling...
May 2, 2020
WASHINGTON – FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of South Carolina and ordered federal aid to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts in...
May 2, 2020
Under direction of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, FEMA is coordinating two shipments totaling a 14-day supply of personal protective equipment (PPE) to nearly 15,000 nursing homes across the...
May 1, 2020
NASHVILLE – Tennesseans who have uninsured losses resulting from the March 3 tornadoes have until Monday, May 4, 2020 to register with FEMA for assistance.Survivors in Davidson, Putnam and Wilson...
May 1, 2020
CANTON, Miss. – If you are a survivor  of the April 12 tornado and strong storms in Mississippi’s Covington, Jefferson Davis and Jones counties who has applied for FEMA disaster assistance, you will...