Hurricane Harvey Resources

DIRECT FEMA RELIEF FOR PRIVATE INDIVIDUALS:

  • To register for FEMA Disaster Assistance, click here or dial 800-621-3362.
  • Individuals and households from the following 29 counties are currently eligible for Individual Assistance from FEMA: Aransas, Bee, Brazoria, Calhoun, Chambers, Colorado, Fayette, Ft. Bend, Galveston, Goliad, Hardin, Harris, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Kleberg, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, Newton, Nueces, Orange, Refugio, Sabine, San Jacinto, San Patricio, Victoria, Waller and Wharton.

AID RELIEF EFFORTS OR VOLUNTEER IN THE DISASTER AREAS:

OTHER FEMA RESOURCES:

  • For more information on how your organization can get involved in disaster response through FEMA, visit here.
  • For more information on FEMA resources that may be able to help your community, visit here.
  • For programs administered through FEMA’s Community Services, visit here.

SHELTER LOCATIONS:

  • Find an open shelter near you by texting SHELTER and your zip code to 4FEMA (43362). You can also use the FEMA mobile app.

VETERANS ADMINISTRATION RESOURCES:

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE RESOURCES:

U. S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION RESOURCES:

  • If you are located in a disaster declared area, you may be eligible for financial assistance from the Small Business Administration (SBA). Visit www.sba.gov/harvey/.

AMERICAN RED CROSS RESOURCES:

  • Use the American Red Cross’ Safe and Well program to let family members know you are safe, or look for loved ones.
  • For Disaster Relief and Recovery resources offered by the American Red Cross, visit here.

OTHER HELPFUL RESOURCES:

  • Visit www.usa.gov/hurricane-harvey for more information on health and safety, disaster assistance, replacing vital documents and other recovery resources.
  • The Texas Department of Public Safety will provide a no-cost replacement DL or ID card for residents in impacted counties who had previously been issued a Texas DL or ID card. For more information, visit here.
  • To apply for disaster unemployment benefits, visit texvet.org.
  • Visit United Ways of Texas for local information and resources.