Disaster Resources

Virginia Resources

Ready Virginia
http://www.ready.virginia.gov/
Disaster Preparedness Brochures to download: http://www.ready.virginia.gov/content/brochures-available-online

Virginia Department of Environmental Quality
http://www.deq.virginia.gov/

211 Virginia
Free access to community and statewide services http://www.211virginia.org/211provider/consumer/index211.do
or dial 2-1-1 for toll free service

Supreme Court of Virginia Pandemic Flu Preparedness Commission
http://www.courts.state.va.us/programs/pfp/home.html
Pandemic Influenza Bench Book for Virginia's Judicial System http://www.courts.state.va.us/programs/pfp/benchbook.pdf

 

VSB Resources

Planning Ahead: Protecting Your Clients' Interests in the Event of Your Disability or Death brochure
http://www.vsb.org/site/publications/planning-ahead

Independent Risk Manager for the Virginia State Bar
http://www.vsb.org/site/members/your-risk-manager/
 

Federal Resources

Federal Emergency Management Agency
1-800-621-FEMA (3362)
http://www.fema.gov

Federal Disaster Assistance Process for Individuals
1-800-462-7585
http://www.fema.gov/about/process

Disaster Distress - SAMHSA
1-800-985-5990
http://disasterdistress.samhsa.gov/

Department of Homeland Security
202-282-8000
http://www.dhs.gov/dhspublic/

Government Benefits Search
1-800-333-4636
http://www.govbenefits.gov

Dept. of Health and Human Services
1-877-696-6775
http://www.childwelfare.gov/management/disaster_preparedness/

Center for Disease Control
1-888-246-2675
http://www.bt.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/index.asp

 

Other Bar Resources

American Bar Association
Information & Resources to Assist Lawyers Practice
http://www.americanbar.org/groups/bar_services/resources/disasterrec.html

National Disaster Legal Aid
http://www.disasterlegalaid.org/

 

Non-Profit Agencies

American Red Cross
1-800-HELP-NOW
http://www.redcross.org

Missing Persons Registries
1-866-GET-INFO
http://www.satern.org

United Way
1-800-833-5948
http://national.unitedway.org/

Updated: Mar 31, 2016