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.

Preparation Tips

  • 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

Tornadoes

Wildfires

Recovery

Your Food Safety

Your Home Restoration

Your Mortgage

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. 

Your Finances

Your Family