Disaster Relief Resources

Disaster Relief

Arkansas Disaster Assistance Manual

If you have been a victim of the recent storm and flooding damage in Arkansas then there are resources available to help you through this crisis. Some of these resources may be provided by federal and state programs while other resources may be available locally or by private organizations. 

Attorneys interested in volunteering should contact the Arkansas Bar Association or view the Disaster Relief Handbook.

President Declares A Major Disaster For Arkansas
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to Arkansas to supplement the state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms, tornadoes, and associated flooding beginning on April 23, 2011, and continuing.

Individuals and business owners who sustained losses in the designated counties can now begin applying for assistance by registering online at http://www.disasterassistance.gov, by web enabled mobile device at m.fema.gov or by calling 1-800-621-FEMA(3362) or 1-800-462-7585 (TTY) for the hearing and speech impaired.  The toll-free telephone numbers will operate from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. (local time) seven days a week until further notice.

 

 

FACT SHEETS AND WEBSITES

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Below are important notices of relief available to disaster victims who have been charged with a FEMA overpayment.

OTHER WEBSITES

 

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