Sequence of Assistance

Local Government Voluntary Agencies

  • Food
  • Shelter
  • Clothing
  • Medical

Personal Insurance

Disaster Unemployment Insurance

FEMA Registration

Housing Assistance – FEMA

  • Temporary Housing (rental assistance)
  • Repairs – Up to $32,400
  • Replacement – Up to $32,400

SBA Disaster Loans

  • Real Property – Up to $200,000 (homeowners)
  • Personal Property – Up to $40,000 (renters and owners)
  • Business – Up to $2,000,000
  • Applicants must return the SBA loan application and receive a loan denial to be eligible for “Other Needs Assistance (ONA) SBA-Dependent Assistance
  • Maximum Financial Assistance $32,400 = Housing Assistance + ONA

Individuals & Households Program (IHP) – Other Needs Assistance (ONA)

  • SBA Dependent
  • Personal Property
  • Transportation (vehicle)
  • Moving and Storage
  • Non SBA Dependent
  • Funeral
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Transportation (non-vehicle)
  • Other Expenses

Other Government Programs

  • Crisis Counseling
  • Legal Assistance
  • IRS Assistance
  • Veterans Assistance
  • USDA, HUD
  • Some Require Declaration

Long Term Recovery

  • Voluntary Agencies
  • Interfaith Organizations
  • Long Term Recovery Groups