November 6, 2012

Housing and Sheltering Needs of Hurricane Sandy

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 Cross posted from   As the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and our federal partners continue to work with states to recover from Hurricane Sandy, an increasing number of residents whose homes were severely damaged or destroyed by the storm have been displaced from their homes and are seeking sheltering alternatives. FEMA is working directly […]

July 6, 2012

Weekly Online Resources Round-up

During the past couple of weeks the U.S. has experienced several devastating natural disasters: wildfires in Colorado, tropical storms in Florida, and violent storms resembling hurricanes in the eastern U.S. Emergencies were declared in Colorado, Florida, Maryland, West Virginia, Ohio, the District of Columbia and Virginia, leaving 3 million without power during a heat wave. […]

September 9, 2011

How HUD Is Honoring the Victims of September 11th

As we mark the 10th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, families will honor those we lost, and those whose extraordinary heroism inspired a nation, in different ways.  Some will offer a prayer or a moment of silence, while others may take the opportunity to volunteer in their communities.  And while the community most […]