Disaster Assistance Resources

General Assistance Resources

Are you a survivor of a recent natural disaster in Missouri and in need of assistance?
Resources Specific to April & May Flooding »
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How You Can Help

Missourians can lend a hand to disaster survivors at home or around the world by donating their time, products or money to legitimate charitable organizations.


Flash Flooding Safety

Most years, flash flooding kills more people than any other type of severe weather. Learn how to stay safe. Watch video...

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Missourians Take Part in Earthquake Drill

On Oct. 16, more than 460,000 Missourians participated in the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut earthquake drill. Read more...

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Ebola Resources for Health Care Professionals

Ebola information for health professionals is available from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Read more...

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Governor Nixon Requests Disaster Declaration for Northern Missouri

A September severe storm included damaging winds and prolonged flooding. Read more...

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Upcoming Events

  • Nov. 19 is Missouri Winter Weather Awareness Day.
    Click here to find useful information about winter weather hazards and how to be prepared.
  • February is Earthquake Awareness Month
    Missouri's New Madrid Seismic Zone is the most active earthquake zone east of the Rocky Mountains. Learn how to prepare for earthquakes here.

Contact Your Local Emergency Management Agency

Your county or municipal emergency management director is the best source of information on local conditions and programs, along with assistance that may be available due to a recent federal disaster declaration.

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