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WHEN DISASTER STRIKES, VOLUNTEER EFFORTS ARE CRUCIAL
https://www.fema.gov/news-release/2013/08/23/when-disaster-strikes-volunteer-efforts-are-crucial
helping with flood debris cleanup as well as home repairs and reconstruction, providing short-term food, clothing and shelter assistance, and counseling services. Among the local and national VOAD...
Volunteers Fill The Gap In Disaster Assistance
https://www.fema.gov/news-release/2010/05/01/volunteers-fill-gap-disaster-assistance
with specific groups in emergency management activities, in partnership with the American Red Cross, Salvation Army, Southern Baptist Conference, the United Way and others that provide temporary shelter...
Contact Loved Ones | Disaster Aid
http://www.redcross.org/get-help/disaster-relief/contact-and-locate-loved-ones
844-782-9441 Related Links Find an Open Shelter Read Our Recovery Guides Donate Now Support all the urgent humanitarian needs of the American Red Cross. $10.00 is the minimum online donation amount...
Region III: DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV
https://www.fema.gov/region-iii-dc-de-md-pa-va-wv
Asked Questions (FAQs) 1. Why do I need to purchase flood insurance? My house has never flooded! You may never have experienced the kind of significant flooding that FEMA is required to map. You may...
Part 2. Recovery Planning
https://www.fema.gov/resources-plan-post-disaster-recovery
the Town of Lyons used to create and to adopt their flood recovery action plan. Also described are the various working groups and task forces involved. Other related local plans include Housing Development...
m14740413_Helping_children_cope_with_disaster_-_English.pdf
http://www.redcross.org/images/MEDIA_CustomProductCatalog/m14740413_Helping_children_cope_with_disaster_-_English.pdf
community warning systems, and nearby buildings that are designated as disaster shelters. Learn about the emergency plans and procedures that exist in places you and your family spend time. Priority...
cert_fullscale_01_508_110515.pdf
https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1449859136698-349c3a9658f3cdf0ab1ed278b354ed09/cert_fullscale_01_508_110515.pdf
Exercise #1 Hazard: High winds Location: Local housing complex Duration: 3-6 hours Capabilities Exercised: Incident Command Sizeup Communications Hazardous materials identification Medical...
American Red Cross Map, Weather & Hazard Catalogs Home Page
http://maps.redcross.org/website/
Regional Boundary Map; 3) Interactive Chapter Map (this map will launch ArcGIS Explorer to view and ineract with the map. You can also add your own data to this map.) 4) Housing Breakdown Map; 5) Diversity...
Disaster Recovery Research - PHE
http://www.phe.gov/about/oem/recovery/Pages/resources.aspx
Population Shelters Disaster Survivor Assistance Individual Assistance Program Tools Frequently Asked Questions ​ Public Assistance: Local, State, Tribal and Non-Profit SBA Disaster Loans ​ -Top...
Region IV: AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN
https://www.fema.gov/region-iv-al-fl-ga-ky-ms-nc-sc-tn
Region IV houses both nuclear power facilities and chemical weapon stockpiles, we have an increased risk for a manmade disaster. Currently, there are 17 nuclear power facilities and applications...