Hurricanes, tornadoes, flooding, and other emergency situations affect many people. The best way to deal with these situations is to be prepared in advance. It helps with the recovery process.
Create a Kit: Experts say to plan on being on your own for a minimum of 3 days.
Make a Plan: Involve the members of your household in creating your home emergency plan.
Be Informed: Make sure someone in your household is trained in CPR and first aid.
Emergency Preparation Resources:
Disaster Specific Resources
Hurricane & Flooding
Your Food Safety
Your Home Restoration
HUD Recovery & Response Videos - 10 minute videos on returning, restoring, and removing mold.
If you have a mortgage, contact your mortgage servicer once FEMA has declared your area to be a Major Disaster Area. A local HUD approved
Housing Counseling Agency can provide counseling and information.