Disaster Legal Help

Have you been affected by a major disaster? 

The resources below can help you wherever you are in the recovery process find legal help, get help from FEMA, and write a FEMA appeal letter.

Who is eligible for help from FEMA?

To be eligible for help by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), you must be in an area that has been declared a major disaster area by the President of the United States.

Legal Help

Free and low-cost legal help is available - start here:

Find other resources that might help on DisasterLegalAid.org

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Are you an attorney who can help?

The National Disaster Legal Aid Advocacy Center welcomes all advocates and volunteers from nonprofit legal aid organizations, bar associations, pro bono counsel from law firms and corporations, law school students and faculty, and allied nonprofits working on disaster legal aid.
To sign up, please click here.

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