For more information, applicants may contact SBA's Disaster Assistance
Customer Service Center by calling (800) 659-2955, emailing disastercustomerservice@sba.
In addition to direct federal assistance, there are two major federal disaster assistance
programs: 1) Individual Assistance (IA) to assist with loans and/or grants for losses suffered by individuals and families and 2) Public Assistance (PA) to assist with grants to public agencies and some nonprofit organizations.
It will build upon and expand PADF's longstanding disaster assistance
programming that has implemented projects supported by Taiwan for Haiti and those sponsored by corporate partners, the OAS, and other donors.
may include grants to help pay for temporary housing to include rental and lodging expense, emergency home repairs, uninsured and underinsured personal property losses, and medical, dental and funeral expenses caused by the disaster, along with other serious disaster-related expenses.
includes grants for homeowners and renters to help pay for rent, essential home repairs and other serious disaster-related needs not covered by insurance or other sources.
Managers of federal disaster assistance
programs face a dual challenge--delivering aid as quickly as possible while at the same time ensuring that relief payments go only to those who are truly in need.
Registering for disaster assistance
takes one phone call,'' said David Fukutomi, federal coordinating officer for FEMA.
The DoD consulted a range of nutritional and relief experts in developing the requirements for the HDR, including USAID's Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance
, the World Food Program, the Center for Disease Control, the U.
proposed a series of killer amendments to a predisaster mitigation and disaster assistance
streamling bill (S.
James Rivera, Associate Administrator, Office of Disaster Assistance
DRCs offer survivors of Hurricanes Irma and Maria a place to register for disaster assistance
in person, especially residents who still have connectivity challenges.
Total federal disaster assistance
approved for Kentucky survivors of the tornadoes and damaging storms of Feb.