Free Webinar Tomorrow! Cybersecurity for Small-Medium Business

Cybersecurity for Small-Medium Business Oct 26, 2021 Tue 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Online Please join us for an informational webinar focused on Business Cybersecurity with Jeffery McKee, Protective Security Advisor and Cybersecurity Expert. This presentation will explore the cyber essentials imperative for small business owners to plan for security, emergency response, and how to report a … Continue reading Free Webinar Tomorrow! Cybersecurity for Small-Medium Business

When Applying for Disaster Assistance, Provide FEMA with Your Insurance Documentation

When Applying for Disaster Assistance, Provide FEMA with Your Insurance Documentation If you have initiated a claim with your insurance provider, it is important that you share that information with FEMA during the application process to establish your eligibility status. Here are some of the reasons why sharing this information with FEMA can help: FEMA … Continue reading When Applying for Disaster Assistance, Provide FEMA with Your Insurance Documentation

FEMA Assistance May be Available for Reburials in Louisiana

FEMA Fact Sheet: Oct. 14, 2021 DR-4611-LA FS 027 October 2021 Financial assistance for reburials may be available to Louisiana survivors after Hurricane Ida caused damage to cemeteries. Who is Eligible and What is Covered? Survivors may be eligible for reburial assistance from FEMA, if: o The damage to the grave site or above-ground vault … Continue reading FEMA Assistance May be Available for Reburials in Louisiana

FEMA Home Inspections: What to Expect

FEMA Fact Sheet: October 15, 2021 DR-4611-LA FS 028 October 2021 If you applied with FEMA and you cannot live in your home because of damage caused by Hurricane Ida, a FEMA inspector will contact you to set up either a remote or in-person, exterior-only home inspection. FEMA home inspections help determine whether a home … Continue reading FEMA Home Inspections: What to Expect

Infographic: Protecting your Identity

FEMA Seeking Applicants to Join Hurricane Ida Recovery Team

FEMA Seeking Applicants to Join Hurricane Ida Recovery Team

USACE’s mobile Blue Roof sign-up vehicles in Tangipahoa, St. Charles, St. Helena, Livingston, St. John the Baptist, and Lafourche Parishes

BATON ROUGE, La. -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is announcing the latest mobile locations for its Blue Roofprogram sign-up as of Oct. 6. The three Mobile Communication Vehicles will be in place from 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily to assist residents with Hurricane Ida structural roof damage to apply for the Federal … Continue reading USACE’s mobile Blue Roof sign-up vehicles in Tangipahoa, St. Charles, St. Helena, Livingston, St. John the Baptist, and Lafourche Parishes

Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Luling

BATON ROUGE, La. – A Disaster Recovery Center is now open in Luling in St. Charles Parish, at the Edward Dufresne Community Center. Survivors can get assistance with their FEMA applications, upload documents and get questions answered about federal disaster assistance. Representatives from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) are also on hand to provide … Continue reading Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Luling

Disaster Recovery Center in Boutte to Close Oct. 6

Disaster Recovery Center in Boutte to Close Oct. 6

New Disaster Recovery Center Opens in New Orleans

New Disaster Recovery Center Opens in New Orleans

Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Amite

BATON ROUGE, La. – A Disaster Recovery Center is now open in Amite, in St. Helena Parish, at the Fifth Ward Recreation District. Survivors affected by Hurricane Ida can get help with their disaster assistance applications, upload documents and get questions answered. Representatives from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) are also on hand to … Continue reading Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Amite

FEMA in the Field: Disaster Survivor Assistance and Disaster Recovery Centers

FEMA in the Field: Disaster Survivor Assistance and Disaster Recovery Centers

FEMA Offers Equal Access to All Disaster Survivors

BATON ROUGE, La. – FEMA and the state of Louisiana are committed to providing disaster assistance to people with disabilities and access and functional needs. Assistance is also available for those who communicate in languages other than English. Some individuals without a disability may have temporary or long-term conditions where they also need a little … Continue reading FEMA Offers Equal Access to All Disaster Survivors

FEMA/State Supports Ida Survivors with Temporary Sheltering and Housing Solutions on their Unique Paths to Recovery

BATON ROUGE, La. – FEMA and the State of Louisiana are working hard together to ensure that survivors of Hurricane Ida living in hard-hit parishes have safe places to stay temporarily while they take steps to recover. To help address the shortage of sheltering and housing options in Southeast Louisiana, the state is establishing some … Continue reading FEMA/State Supports Ida Survivors with Temporary Sheltering and Housing Solutions on their Unique Paths to Recovery

USACE’s mobile Blue Roof sign-up vehicles in Assumption, St. Charles, Tangipahoe, Terrebonne parishes

BATON ROUGE, Lousiana -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is announcing the latest mobile locations for its Blue Roof program sign up starting Sept 30. The three Mobile Communication Vehicles (MCVs) will be in place from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. daily to assist residents with Hurricane Ida structural roof damage apply for the … Continue reading USACE’s mobile Blue Roof sign-up vehicles in Assumption, St. Charles, Tangipahoe, Terrebonne parishes

New Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Belle Chasse

BATON ROUGE, La. – A disaster recovery center has opened again in Belle Chasse, but this time at the Plaquemines Government Complex. Survivors affected by Hurricane Ida can get help with their disaster assistance applications, upload documents, speak with mitigation specialists and get questions answered about federal disaster assistance. The center is located at: Plaquemines … Continue reading New Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Belle Chasse

FEMA Request: Multi- Family Lease and Repair RFI

Multi-Family Lease and Repair (MLR) is a form of Direct Temporary Housing Assistance that allows The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to repair or make improvements to existing multi-family rental property for the purpose of providing temporary housing to eligible applicants who are displaced due to Hurricane Ida under [DR-4611-LA]. FEMA may utilize this form … Continue reading FEMA Request: Multi- Family Lease and Repair RFI

FEMA Request: Hurricane Ida Direct Lease Info

FEMA is principally seeking potential management companies who do the predominance of their business in the parishes listed below, within reasonable commuting distance to the parishes in the State of Louisiana, but all interested property owners are encouraged to participate. Under Direct Lease, FEMA is seeking property portfolios with properties readily available to lease to … Continue reading FEMA Request: Hurricane Ida Direct Lease Info

FEMA Announces Open Application Period for $1.16 billion for Hazard Mitigation Grants

FEMA Announces Open Application Period for $1.16 billion for Hazard Mitigation Grants

Temporary Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Donaldsonville

Temporary Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Donaldsonville