Disaster Recovery Centers Open in Harris, Jefferson, Chambers to Help Imelda Survivors
October 25, 2019

Joint state/federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) and a Mobile DRC are now open in Harris, Jefferson, and Chambers Counties to help disaster survivors affected by Tropical Storm…Read more

Imelda Survivors Can Expect to See FEMA Teams Visiting Their Neighborhoods
October 10, 2019

Housing inspectors and Disaster Survivor Assistance teams from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have hit the streets in six Texas counties to help survivors of Tropical…Read more

FEMA Individual Assistance Now Available for Those Affected by Imelda
October 7, 2019

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is now offering assistance to Houston residents affected by Tropical Storm Imelda.

Applications for FEMA Individual Assistance for…Read more

Red Cross to Open Local Recovery Centers
September 30, 2019

The American Red Cross continues to provide relief and comfort to residents affected by Tropical Storm Imelda. In order to reach more people, the Red Cross will…Read more

National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Flood Insurance Resources
September 25, 2019

How do I start my flood claim?

STEP 1: Contact your insurance agent or company to report your flood loss. Your flood insurance policy…Read more

Needs Assessment Survey
September 23, 2019

Harvey Home Connect, in partnership with local nonprofit and philanthropic organizations, has launched a public survey to assess home damage and other needs directly related…Read more

Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (D-SNAP)
September 21, 2019

Program Description

The Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (D-SNAP) gives food assistance to low-income households with food loss or damage caused by a…Read more

Debris Placement & Collection: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
September 21, 2019

My home was damaged or received water during the recent flooding and storms. What steps should I take to handle the damages and the debris?First, you should…Read more

Guide to Disaster Assistance Services for Houston’s Immigrant Community
September 21, 2019

The Department of Neighborhoods Mayor’s Office of New Americans and Immigrant  Communities (ONAIC) is here to offer special support to our immigrant community. We realize the unique challenges…Read more

Imelda Assistance Fund
September 20, 2019


Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo have established the Imelda Assistance Fund to meet the needs…Read more