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  • Creating a Healthy Home: A Field Guide to the Clean-Up of Flooded Homes

    In emergencies and special situations, residents and volunteers may do mold clean-up work that would normally be done by trained mold remediation professionals. No matter who does the mold clean-up work, be sure to wear the necessary personal protective equipment and follow the work practices and procedures described in this guide for a safe and effective mold clean-up. Read More

  • Disaster Advice for Veteran Homeowners

    Primarily for homeowners whose loans are guaranteed by VA. Read More

    Department of Veterans Affairs
  • DisasterAssistance.gov

    Enter your address to find out what help is available after a disaster. Apply online and read their fact sheet for useful information. Read More

    Disaster Assistance Improvement Program
  • Disaster Assistance: Small Business Administration Disaster Loans

    The SBA has disaster assistance programs, including Home and Personal Property Disaster Loans and Business Disaster Loans. SBA can make low-interest disaster loans to homeowners, renters and businesses who have been victims of a disaster. Read More

    Northwest Justice Project

Foreclosure / Alternatives (After a Disaster) (1)+

  • Disaster Relief Options for FHA Homeowners

    Disaster Relief Options for FHA Homeowners - Was your home or your ability to make your mortgage payments harmed by an event that the President declared a disaster? You may qualify for relief to help you keep your home. Read More


Homeowners Insurance (3)+

  • How to File a Flood Insurance Claim

    Steps to take and things you will need to file an insurance claim after a flood. Read More

    Legal Aid of Nebraska
  • Mortgage Insurance for Disaster Victims

    The Section 203(h) program allows the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) to insure mortgages made by qualified lenders to victims of a major disaster who have lost their homes and are in the process of rebuilding or buying another home. Read More

  • Rehabilitation Mortgage Insurance

    FHA's Limited 203(k) program permits homebuyers and homeowners to finance up to $35,000 into their mortgage to repair, improve, or upgrade their home. Homebuyers and homeowners can quickly and easily tap into cash to pay for property repairs or improvements, such as those identified by a home inspector or an FHA appraiser. Read More