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 December 18, 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 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. 

California Wildfires (DR-4344 October 2017):

December 11, 2017- deadline to apply for Public Assistance
December 19-21, 2017 9am-1pm- FEMA Applicants Briefings. Visit for more information.

Hurricane Irma & Maria- Virgin Islands (DR-4335, DR-4340):
January 8, 2018
- deadline to apply for Public Assistance

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.