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Severe storms and flooding

President Declares Major Disaster for Louisiana

The declaration makes federal funding available to affected individuals in several parishes. Please visit

Missouri and Arkansas Disaster Assistance

Individuals in declared counties can register for assistance. Read more news and view declared counties on the Missouri and Arkansas disaster pages.

Have you served your community in a disaster?

Applications for the 2016 Individual and Community Preparedness Awards are open. Awards highlight innovative contributions toward making their communities safer, stronger, and more resilient.

FEMA Corps

FEMA Corps is currently accepting applications for Corps Members to begin serving in Summer 2016! The application deadline is April 1st, 2016, at 11:59 PM Eastern Time. To apply, visit:

National Advisory Council

The National Advisory Council is currently accepting applications for consideration of appointment in September 2016.

New Disaster Deductible Concept

In response to calls over the last several years for us to reform how the federal government supports states following disasters, we are exploring the concept of a disaster deductible.