To assist health centers in obtaining Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) funding for damaged or destroyed facilities, Capital Link has developed Disaster Recovery Resources for Health Centers, a series of resources supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

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Disaster Recovery Resources for Health Centers

Recovery Resources for Specific Disasters

California Wildfires - California
Updated October 12, 2017

Hurricane Irma - Florida
Updated October 12, 2017

Hurricanes Irma and Maria - Puerto Rico
and the U.S. Virgin Islands
Updated September 29, 2017
Hurricane Harvey - Texas
Updated September 21, 2017

FEMA Public Assistance Application Deadlines

If your health center needs funding assistance to rebuild after a disaster, submit your Request for Public Assistance before the deadline. Download the application form in Additional Resources below. 

Hurricane Harvey - Texas:
 October 31, 2017
Hurricane Irma - Florida: November 05, 2017 (Florida Division of Emergency Management deadline) November 10, 2017 (FEMA deadline)

Additional Resources

Extensive information to support response and recovery activities are available on HRSA's new Hurricane Response page.

Helpful FEMA resources:

The National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) has been collecting the latest updates and resources here.