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President Donald J. Trump Approves Ohio Disaster Declaration

WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available for the state of Ohio to supplement state, tribal and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic beginning on January 20, 2020 and continuing.



Wed, 01 Apr 2020 00:52:34 +0000


Photos of the Whole-of-America Response to COVID-19

WASHINGTON – The whole-of-America response to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic continues, as additional shipments from FEMA’s air bridge arrive to help supply critical areas and National Guard soldiers assist with community-based testing facilities and setting up alternative medical facilities.

Under the White House Coronavirus Task Force's direction, FEMA, HHS and our federal partners are working with state, local, tribal and territorial governments to execute a whole-of-America response to fight the COVID-19 pandemic and protect the public.



Wed, 01 Apr 2020 00:51:46 +0000


President Donald J. Trump Approves Pennsylvania Disaster Declaration

WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic beginning on January 20, 2020 and continuing.



Tue, 31 Mar 2020 18:18:02 +0000


President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for the State of Rhode Island

WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available for the state of Rhode Island to supplement the state, tribal and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic beginning on January 20, 2020 and continuing.



Tue, 31 Mar 2020 15:19:27 +0000


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Non-Congregate Sheltering

Subsequent to President Trump’s March 13, 2020, Nationwide Emergency Declaration for Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recognizes that non-congregate sheltering may be necessary in this Public Health Emergency to protect public health and save lives. 


This document provides answers to frequently asked questions about non-congregate sheltering during the Secretary of Health and Human Services’ (HHS’) declaration of a Public Health Emergency for COVID-19.



Tue, 31 Mar 2020 14:47:33 +0000


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Emergency Medical Care

The FEMA COVID-19 Emergency Protective Measures Fact Sheet included a list of eligible emergency medical care activities. This fact sheet provides additional guidance related to the eligibility of emergency medical care activities as an emergency protective measure under the Emergency Declaration and any Major Disaster Declaration authorizing Public Assistance (PA) for COVID-19.



Tue, 31 Mar 2020 13:44:33 +0000


FEMA and COR3 Obligate Over $123 Million for 346 Projects during March

The historic figure includes 279 projects for municipalities

 



Mon, 30 Mar 2020 21:10:05 +0000


FEMA Extends Suspension of Its In-Field Operations Until April 12

 

Media Advisory

 

FEMA has extended its suspension, until April 12, of in-field operations in support of the Puerto Rico earthquakes. FEMA personnel will continue to work on the island to support survivors.

 



Mon, 30 Mar 2020 20:57:28 +0000


FEMA Publishes Public Notice of Intent to Provide Federal Assistance, Grant Opportunities

PONCE, Puerto Rico – A public notice is now available on FEMA’s Puerto Rico disaster page that addresses the agency’s intention to reimburse eligible applicants for costs to repair or replace facilities damaged in the Dec. 28 to Feb. 4 Puerto Rico earthquakes.

 



Mon, 30 Mar 2020 18:15:24 +0000


President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Kansas

WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available for the state of Kansas to supplement the state, tribes and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic beginning on Jan. 20, 2020, and continuing.



Mon, 30 Mar 2020 15:43:09 +0000